Hollande’s Marseille Visit Draws Criticism

“At one moment, we must also face the wind… to be on all of the oceans, to be capable of taking the most adventurous course,” proclaimed President François Hollande to the people of Marseille at the inauguration of ship-owner CMA CGM’s largest container ship, the Jules Verne, on Tuesday, June 4. With this metaphor for […]

What We Missed in May

President of the UMP Ends Functions as Lawyer (April 22) Jean François Copé – president of the UMP – announced he will cease his lawyer activities to be able to fully focus on his political group and his country. Copé left his job with the international law firm Gide Loyrette Nouel in 2010, but had until […]