The Chinese zodiac predicts justice, openness, tolerance and innovation for the year ahead. After a difficult political year, it could be just the tonic.
The Libyan warlord and presidential hopeful looks likely to avoid a summons to The Hague.
The French president's exciting new philosophy is to be neither right or left. In practice, that really just means reinforcing the status quo.
A management researcher and an administrator of the Louvre at the time the Abu Dhabi project was launched analyse the new museum.
Stalemate in the Brexit negotiations is linked to a crisis of representation in Europe.
We’re not sure if the cure, the populist outsider, will work and make life better. but we are willing to experiment as the old certainties of representative politics wither.
France has been living under a a state of emergency for nearly two years. The president now wants to make some of its most controversial elements permanent law.
Emmanuel Macron's honeymoon period as French president is over.
Amid wider reforms to labour law, proposals to reduce subsidised jobs for the unemployed raise concerns.
Ambivalence among voters is reason to think about how democracy is working for us as a community. To keep democracy alive we need to be sceptical about the exercise of power and keep it in check.
The French president is calling for a series of conventions to shape future decisions. But these projects have a history of going awry.
The new French president has been accused of racism over comments about Africa's 'civilisational' problems.
The French president's orchestration of the Bastille Day military parade featuring a Daft Punk tune was a deft move that left Trump outmaneuvered, and positioned France as a force to contend with.
France and the US have always had their differences, but they've also proved strong and steady allies.
Amid the rising forces of populism and nationalism, it's easy to fear a new age of tyranny. But history proves tyrants are often no match against democracy and its defenders.
Macron's portrait and taste in literature are full of political symbols to be sussed.
Having the same number of Cabinet positions doesn't mean women have the same amount of power.
International problems and local policies are integrally interwoven, whether the nationalists in Washington like it or not.
Populist parties like France's Front National typically stress traditional family values. So is it possible for them to appeal to traditional leftist voters like single women and the queer community?
A huge number of new politicians have joined the National Assembly after the 2017 election.