The country's treatment of the US student shows its growing unpredictability.
The party's draft manifesto will include a pledge to limit arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
The removal of the protective balm of so many Republicans so early means that the Democrats - and the world - can hope that the Trump administration proves to be short-lived.
The inexperienced new French president needs to translate his election win into seats in parliament if he wants to get anything done
Macron ran on an unapologetic economically and socially liberal platform, and seems to have carried with him a wave of popularity. But this idea is a fantasy.
The upwards progression of the far-right is now a permanent feature of the French political landscape. The constitution is vulnerable.
The centrist President's next challenger could come from the populist far left instead.
The Canadian golden boy has a seriously dirty track record on tar sands.
The new French president chose a different path to Theresa May, Angela Merkel and the Netherlands' Mark Rutte.
We must now confront an uncomfortable question. Why did so many French people vote for Emmanuel Macron? Was it a lack of economic anxiety, or a lack of racism?
Western apologists for the Soviet Union believed they were in the vanguard of history.
The Zombie PM
The doomed premiership of Theresa May