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French President Francois Hollande

Will the Neocons Eat French Fries Once Again?

Dorian de Wind | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

Here is a nation they maligned so much a decade ago which now is doing for President Obama what it refused to do for Bush -- join in what neocons like to do best: bomb, bomb, bomb. Should the neocons be grateful to the French?

French President's Ex-Girlfriend Publishes Tell-All Book

Reuters | Posted 11.04.2014 | World

By Brian Love PARIS, Sept 4 (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande's image took a new knock on Thursday with publication of a...

Looking Back on the 70th D-Day Anniversary

Dorian de Wind | Posted 08.08.2014 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

The 70th anniversary of D-Day is now history -- and what a history! But the deeds of its heroes, the images of the celebration and our reflections on that historic day linger on.

France Takes First Steps Towards Abolition of Prostitution

Taina Bien-Aime | Posted 04.15.2014 | World
Taina Bien-Aime

The Nordic Model, as this set of laws is known, views the sex trade as irreconcilable with gender equality and refuses to consider prostitution as inevitable.

French Can Now Insult Their President

Posted 07.26.2013 | World

Not so pleased with François Hollande? You'll be happy to know that you if you're French, you can now insult the French president without incurring a...

WATCH: NOM's President Joins Paris's Anti-Gay Marriage Protests

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The National Organization for Marriage's (NOM) Brian Brown recently traveled to Paris, where he enthusiastically reported on the French anti-gay marri...

Mr. Normal's Policy Gaffes And PR Disasters Endanger French Reforms

Reuters | Posted 03.12.2013 | World

* Communications gaffes blights French government * Anti-business image overshadows pro-growth reforms * Hollande hires ...

What Is Hollande's Plan For France?

Reuters | Posted 12.07.2012 | World

By Mark John PARIS, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Just five months after bringing Francois Hollande to power, many French voters are already desp...

Middle East Permeates UN General Assembly Despite 50 Sideshows

Evelyn Leopold | Posted 11.25.2012 | World
Evelyn Leopold

The civil war in Syria and its 26,000 dead are dominating this week's U.N. General Assembly session but no solution is expected to emerge. The same goes for the Islamic uprisings against the United States and Iran's nuclear program.

France's Richest Man Applies For Belgian Citizenship Amid Tax Increase Threats

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 09.09.2012 | Business

Bernard Arnault, France’s richest man, is applying for Belgian citizenship, sources confirm. The move is certainly to heighten tensions in France, a...

French President Ridiculed For This Photo

Posted 07.11.2012 | World

French President Francois Hollande is making his first official visit to the United Kingdom this week, and while his British counterpart, Prime Minist...

Newly Inaugurated French President's Plane Hit By Lightning

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2012 | World

PARIS, May 15 (Reuters) - A presidential jet carrying newly inaugurated French President Francois Hollande was hit by lightning en route to Berlin and...

The Daily Szep: Francois Hollande caricature

Paul Szep | Posted 07.06.2012 | World
Paul Szep


Election Analysis From Le Huffington Post

Posted 05.06.2012 | World

The French people have spoken. François Hollande has been elected President of the Republic with 51.9 percent of the vote against 48.1 percent for th...


AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2012 | World

In an almost universally expected result, Socialist candidate François Hollande has unseated French president Nicolas Sarkozy, winning the French pre...