Francois Hollande
Apr 2017

“Leaders across Western Europe, as well as anti-terrorist allies Saudi Arabia and Turkey, welcomed the attack…”

Jan 2017

“This conference is among the last twitches of yesterday’s world.”

Dec 2016

“I have decided not to be a candidate in the presidential election.”

Sep 2016

Thanks for your input. Now run along.

Jul 2016

Known wolf.


Jun 2016

Calling them out

May 2016

“I will not give in.”

Apr 2016
Dec 2015

Unusual prayer beads ya got there…

Vive la République!

Nov 2015

New boss, not the same as the old boss

Why this might be different.

Feb 2015

A ceasefire in Ukraine… maybe

Jazz Shaw Feb 12, 2015 8:01 AM

Trust but verify. Without quite so much trust.

May 2014
Apr 2014

“It’s not a question of cutting spending for the sake of it.” …Er, it’s not?

Mar 2014

Le sigh.

Class warfare.

Jan 2014

While the rest of the eurozone was off to an at least relatively decent start in terms of business activity …

“Supply-side socialism”?

Dec 2013

France is on the brink of an official recession. Again.

Erika Johnsen Dec 16, 2013 8:51 PM

The hits just keep on comin.’

Nov 2013

The “sick man of Europe.”

Oct 2013

While some European economists and finance ministers are all about the optimism and are acting quite pleased with the eurozone’s …

Sep 2013

It was practically just the other day that even France’s Socialist government were reeling at the record-high tax bill they …


Aug 2013

UK and France backing away from Syria strike

Bruce McQuain Aug 29, 2013 1:21 PM

Leading from behind

Living the dream.

Jul 2013

Could France succeed where Detroit has failed?

Erika Johnsen Jul 23, 2013 8:41 PM

Déjà vu?

Bien entendu.

Jun 2013

Things are hanging together by a thread for Socialist President Francois Hollande over in France — and even just a …

May 2013

It’s come to this.

Apr 2013
Mar 2013



Jan 2013

Will Sarkozy be France’s latest tax refugee?

Ed Morrissey Jan 22, 2013 4:31 PM

Sacre bleu!

Dec 2012

Depardieu goes Galt?

Ed Morrissey Dec 17, 2012 8:51 AM


Nov 2012

French CEOs: So, we’re kinda’ drowning over here…

Erika Johnsen Nov 14, 2012 3:46 PM


Sep 2012