Tory McBride


Why Hollande Will Win in 2012


Although dubbed “Monsieur Ordinary” by the Guardian, presidential candidate Fran├žois Hollande has a cool head, an extremely fine wit and vast political experience. It would be an error to mistake his unassuming manner for dullness. Sarkozy’s era of “mauvais gout” looks set to end.

French Family Life: Adieu!


Modern economic demands have eroded the basic French social structure to such an extent that the traditional vision of French society increasingly fails to reflect the reality of contemporary French family life.