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Vive la difference

Why is France so different to Britain? At times like this, when France is bubbling with civil unrest, the British press talks a great deal about how sane the UK is by comparison. See for example the normally sensible commentator … Continue reading

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Gilets jaunes

As most of you will probably be aware, France is passing through a period of considerable turbulence. Somehow, seemingly out of a clear blue sky, an enormous groundswell of negative opinion has erupted about the government and specifically about M. … Continue reading

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