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Geoffroy Clavel

The Road Forward: What France Awaits From President Obama | Geoffroy Clavel | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

PARIS -- The number of French people following the inauguration of the 44th president of the United States will likely be smaller than four years ago....

If The World Could Vote, They'd Vote For...

Eline Gordts | Posted 11.05.2012 | World

If the world could vote for a U.S. president this week, the outcome would be less than a thriller. Several polls indicate the overwhelming majority of...

France -- And Its President -- Go Gaga Over Obama

AP | ANGELA CHARLTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

STRASBOURG, France — France's president grins, schoolboy-like, as he welcomes Barack Obama to his country where Americans in recent years have n...

France Thrilled With Obama

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Karin Badt

The French are upfront about the fact that Obama is celebrated for his symbolism: as a black man, as the new Kennedy, as the man who will open European-American relations.

A View From Abroad: Obama As A Surprise To The World From America

Denise Dennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Denise Dennis

"America, this young nation, is still capable of surprising us. The country of the KKK has the capacity to give the highest charge to a black person... Obama has become the symbol of modernity."