Latest Issue

Tag: François Mitterrand

The French malaise

The European crisis has exposed France's weakness. President Sarkozy's record is poor, as he bids for a second term. Did De Gaulle create a presidency that does not work?
Jonathan Fenby  

Honi soit qui mal y pense

Régis Debray recalls friendship and disillusionment with François Mitterrand, and unravels the political psychology of a man whose inconsistencies helped unite a fractious country
Régis Debray