Emmanuel Macron seeks quick escape from security law fiasco

le 02 décembre 2020

French voters still respond to law-and-order message despite police brutality Interior minister Gérald Darmanin’s attempt to strengthen the powers of the police with a new “global security” law has so far been a political fiasco for President Emmanuel Macron and the French government. Christophe Castaner, who leads Mr Macron’s governing La République en Marche party […]

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Emmanuel Macron faces tough choice over pension reform

le 26 juillet 2020

On Tuesday evening, Emmanuel Macron was in a confident mood, telling the French people that the deal pushed over the line in Brussels was “the most important moment for Europe since the creation of the euro”. But the French president is less assured with domestic policy, choosing to postpone flagship pension reforms to next year […]

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