Gatherings in Paris Honor Death of Student and Anti-facist Activist, Clément Méric

Early in the morning on Thursday, June 6, police confirmed the death of Clément Méric, a student and social activist at the Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po) in Paris.  The 19-year old student and anti-facist activist received a fatal blow during a brawl in the neighborhood of Havre-Caumartin (9th arrondissement) with a group of […]

What the Ipsos Survey Does Not Say

Back in February, Science Po’s Political Studies Center and the Jean Jaurès Foundation presented a new Ipsos study for Le Monde called “France 2013: new divisions.” The survey polled 1016 people above the age of 18, attempting to gauge French approval regarding their own society and government. But behind the numerous questions and survey-tailored wording, […]