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The death of a 17-year-old boy by a police officer has sparked riots and protests in France. The incident reflects the long-standing problems of marginalisation, discrimination and police brutality that affect the suburbs of large French cities.
French president Emmanuel Macron is facing a political crisis unprecedented in contemporary times.
President Macron’s remarks on Taiwan have attracted criticism as he urged the EU to achieve strategic autonomy by reducing its reliance on the U.S., and called for Europe to be a third power in the world order.
The next five years are going to be harder than Emmanuel Macron’s first term. To succeed he will need to keep radical parties at bay, accelerate measures on climate change, and steer the EU toward a stronger, more independent future.
Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron go head to head: Why many French voters will be voting against a candidate rather than for them.5 min read
With the collapse of traditional politics, voters must vote with their heads rather than their hearts at every stage.