Jonathan Miller

Terror in France: the beheading of Samuel Paty

18 October 2020 12:32 am

The decapitation of middle school teacher Samuel Paty, 46, by an Islamist in a suburb of Paris yesterday is not…

Tiphaine Auzière and the panic inside the Élysée

14 October 2020 6:00 pm

Will the presidency of Emmanuel Macron open the door to a political dynasty in France? He has no children, so…

Will Macron’s new sidekick help him get re-elected?

11 July 2020 9:00 am

Is France’s latest prime minister just another fall guy?

Is Macron Boris's best friend now?

19 June 2020 2:50 am

If Emmanuel Macron is intending to extract a pound of flesh from the United Kingdom as the price of Brexit,…

Macron has lost the coronavirus war

14 April 2020 7:23 pm

France is to be locked down until 11 May, and possibly longer. Whether the credibility of Emmanuel Macron’s presidency can…

Coronavirus is pushing Macron’s government to breaking point

21 March 2020 9:00 am

Coronavirus is taking Macron’s government to breaking point

Le bromance: Macron has fallen under Boris’s spell

24 January 2020 10:00 pm

Macron has fallen under Boris’s spell

Could this self-made billionaire become France’s first Muslim president?

12 October 2019 9:00 am

The French writer Michel Houellebecq has a disconcerting habit of correctly predicting unsettling events. In 2001 in Plateforme he predicted…

Emmanuel Macron has united his country – against him

13 April 2019 9:00 am

 Montpellier An embattled, incompetent leader distrusted and disliked by a vast majority of voters. A wobbly economy that might be…

Let them buy Teslas! How Macron became the enemy of the French

8 December 2018 9:00 am

Emmanuel Macron is supposed to be the cleverest man in France but he has painted himself so completely into a…

The nowhere man of France: Corbyn’s new pal Jean-Luc Mélenchon

6 October 2018 9:00 am

Jeremy Corbyn is promising to forge closer ties with his French counterpart Jean-Luc Mélenchon, the leader of the hard-left La…

Macron’s summer of discontent

4 August 2018 9:00 am

‘It could be argued that getting out of the office to beat up some leftists is a good way to…

Macron marches on

26 August 2017 9:00 am

The rentrée politique in France next month promises to be the most exciting in decades as the dynamic superstar president…

A little too perfect

29 April 2017 9:00 am

Emmanuel Macron is going to be the next president of France. I know people are saying Marine Le Pen isn’t…

Faute de mieux

22 April 2017 9:00 am

Who will win the French presidential election? Does it even matter? Nothing in the programmes or personalities of the leading…