France

Perfect Storm

The world appears to be heading for a perfect storm. It just needs a catalyst to blow it onshore or—hopefully—a change in the political winds…


Hail Macron!

All Hail Macron! The new French President is the latest international political darling,  man of the hour and flavour of—well at least a month. He…


French Elections: Mind The Gap

Mind the Gap. Three familiar monosyllabic words for anyone who has travelled on the London Underground. The announcement is a warning to beware of the…



French Go Berserkini!

What does the French state have in common with Islamic State?  By the end of this week they might both have banned the burkini. From…


BDS, PayPal, and France.

Interesting. PayPal has cut off payments to the anti-Israel group BDS (Boycott Divestment, Sanctions) France. According to the Jerusalem Post earlier this week the BDS…