Tag: france

40 Why does the U.S. left-wing party hate being called "socialist", but in France the left-wing party proudly calls itself "the Socialist Party"? 2014-11-18T02:35:29.077

29 Is Le Pen ideologically a French equivalent of Trump? 2017-05-08T13:29:34.957

26 What significance does the announcement that Marine Le Pen is momentarily stepping aside as the leader of France's "Front National" have? 2017-04-25T10:23:16.843

26 Is French Guiana a (hard) EU border? 2019-03-30T16:52:57.503

21 What actions have governments critical of Macron's response to the murder of Samuel Paty called for? 2020-10-29T02:20:21.723

19 Why is the French democracy not using proportional representation for election of the assembly? 2012-12-04T22:24:02.577

19 What are the consequences of recalling ambassadors? 2012-12-04T22:24:56.403

19 Why are Marine Le Pen's possible connections with Steve Bannon something worth investigating? 2019-05-17T07:39:33.903

19 Why isn't mail-in voting allowed in France? 2020-09-13T13:05:24.443

18 Why is the drive for undocumented migration so strong between France and the United Kingdom? 2015-06-24T13:43:25.813

17 Why is Macron seemingly opposing an article 50 extension? 2019-10-25T12:34:04.790

16 What do paternity test restriction laws aim to achieve? 2018-02-16T22:21:36.853

13 When and why did the President of the French Republic inherit the titles of the King of France? 2014-12-29T08:00:54.193

13 Has a French president ever made a ruling in favor of Andorra, at the expense of France? 2015-06-01T16:04:27.253

13 Why does the French election have a runoff election instead of preferential voting 2017-04-24T03:15:03.907

13 Why is the result of Macron's party at the first round of French parlamentary elections "historical"? 2017-06-12T19:30:44.990

13 Did most French people change their opinion about who contributed most to the defeat of Nazi Germany? 2017-12-19T17:53:54.017

13 How would France benefit from a potential "Frexit"? 2019-12-24T04:01:31.957

12 Why is France involved in Mali? 2013-01-17T23:30:03.310

12 Why won't the two main French far-left parties unite and present a single candidate? 2017-04-09T09:29:44.247

12 Can Macron legally reform Islam in France? 2018-03-30T11:23:37.363

12 Why exactly is Laïcité (the law on separation of church and state) not valid in Alsace? 2020-01-17T04:52:39.377

11 What is the meaning of the obligation by French Presidents that nuncios wear the biretta? 2014-12-29T08:15:33.030

11 Why is France cutting nuclear power policy so different than Germany's? 2018-10-24T16:03:53.713

10 How much money does France get from its former colonies? 2017-02-22T23:52:03.710

10 Why have markets reacted well to the first round of the French presidential election? 2017-04-25T12:27:48.893

10 Why does France have systematic difficulties in obtaining a budget deficit below 3%? 2019-02-04T08:30:34.003

9 What is the French support for Frexit (France leaving EU) and why? 2016-06-24T21:57:50.643

9 How does France's electoral system work 2017-01-31T07:04:31.857

9 What is the significance of Macron's proposed status change to the European Flag, and what steps would be needed to make this a reality? 2017-10-10T21:16:53.347

9 What were the positive and negative effects of the French ISF? 2018-12-04T14:14:18.453

8 Why does the economist label France a flawed democracy? 2016-03-15T17:47:09.293

8 What limitations to freedom of speech are there in France? 2016-05-29T18:51:51.420

8 Why is there so much worry about France potentially leaving the EU? 2017-04-23T00:45:02.827

8 Time Limits on, and Purpose of State of Emergency in France? 2017-12-17T08:06:56.257

8 Why is Marine Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric testing instead of being fined? 2018-09-20T17:31:38.390

8 Why did France stop its uranium extraction activities? 2019-07-04T12:10:45.260

8 Why does Paris draw its city limits so tightly? 2020-02-06T12:50:03.040

8 Is there evidence of on-going legislation specifically targeting Muslims in France? 2020-11-03T00:11:49.337

7 Is there debate on keeping the French nuclear deterrent, like there is in the UK? 2016-07-21T09:51:42.223

7 What is the position of the main Spanish Catalonia independence movements on French Catalonia? 2017-10-10T06:31:59.363

7 The Gilets Jaunes protest started in response to fuel prices - which has been reversed - so why do they continue? 2019-04-13T10:20:38.020

7 Which countries have largely copied article 49 para 3 of the French constitution? 2019-04-18T04:19:04.257

7 How much is the USA dependent on British and French support in international relations? 2020-10-18T03:22:38.510

6 What political benefit would there be in stronger ties with Putin and Russia? 2017-04-24T06:47:17.770

6 What is the political proposal of Emmanuel Macron? 2017-05-03T08:10:33.927

6 Why was the voter turnout so low in the second round of French elections? 2017-05-08T06:12:57.683

6 Macron's "lead climbers" (vs. trickle down) 2018-07-15T19:47:57.267

6 Why did France not sign the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties? 2018-08-10T02:25:32.507

6 To which extent can the French president bypass the parliament using decrees? 2019-02-26T20:29:51.983

6 Looking for French Media Bias Chart 2020-05-14T09:56:23.790

5 How have the people living in "jungle" squatter camps around Calais been obtaining food and medicine? 2016-03-11T11:11:07.090

5 Is the French government formed before and/or after the legislative elections? 2017-05-15T14:01:27.683

5 Why is public funding used to support bullfighting in France? 2017-06-28T13:03:19.833

5 Has there been any attempt to prevent false information from spreading? (legal fact check) 2018-01-05T11:49:13.717

5 What are the reasons presented by the French government to explain why the price of diesel fuel increased so much in France? 2018-11-24T15:36:08.893

5 Is intra-EU movement/migration of EU/EUAA citizens a sizeable contributor to illegal work? 2019-11-03T19:30:03.603

5 What happens if a candidate dies after the first round of French presidential elections? 2020-01-09T01:09:25.790

4 Do Caribbean countries have standing against colonial countries for slave reparations? 2013-11-13T16:04:35.863

4 How can minority churches such as Protestant survive in a stricly secular state like France? 2016-11-13T20:08:43.620

4 Is the National Front's presidential election chances dependent on which party opposes it in the run-off? 2016-11-21T10:04:41.467

4 What is the reason for Nicolas Sarkozy's decline? 2016-11-21T10:07:47.600

4 Can François Fillon be replaced as candidate of The Republicans to the presidential elections? 2017-02-01T15:56:27.543

4 Can French President decide the recognition status of another territory/state? 2017-04-02T11:12:20.190

4 How could François Fillon recover in the polls after his financial scandals? 2017-04-21T08:31:29.850

4 Does Marine Le Pen oppose circumcision? 2017-05-02T09:57:31.223

4 Is there any impact of voting for a list that will not get any representation? 2019-04-04T16:34:59.763

4 What are the incentives for CFA countries to remain under France's financial umbrella? 2019-06-06T22:57:09.537

4 Why has Macron apparently decided to support the Romanian candidate (Kovesi) instead of his own country candidate (Bohnert) as EU prosecutor? 2019-07-20T04:42:42.973

4 Are there any polls in France on further EU expansion in the Balkans? 2019-11-02T03:21:25.520

4 Dependencies, autonomous territories and the EU 2020-01-02T06:38:36.160

4 Why does France support Haftar? 2020-06-06T12:58:08.820

3 What factors resulted in victory of National front in French regional elections? 2015-12-07T06:27:39.017

3 Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles of China, France, Israel, and UK 2017-02-18T12:16:58.957

3 Is “poorphobia” a valid type of discrimination? 2017-11-24T21:39:37.227

3 Was any reason indicated for Marine Le Pen's choice about the party's new name? 2018-03-12T15:14:39.430

3 Why has Macron offered to mediate between the Turkish government and YPG force of Syria? 2018-04-02T19:46:37.337

3 Who organised the Belleau Wood cemetery visit on November 10th 2018? 2018-11-11T17:18:40.077

3 How can an unpopular French president be replaced before the next election? 2018-11-11T17:44:31.513

3 What happens in transfer of technology in defence deals 2019-03-18T15:57:30.500

3 Why has Macron/France insisted that the UK must nominate a commissioner? 2019-10-28T14:17:07.567

3 Is there a limit to how long the second round of French mayoral elections can be postponed? 2020-03-25T21:07:34.960

3 Why haven't more French territories declared independence, compared to British colonies? 2020-08-31T06:47:04.897

3 Are there indications that the French government considered a carbon fee-and-dividend to assuage the yellow vests? 2021-02-10T18:46:12.463

2 French Presidential Election 2017: When will the PS announce its candidate + independants 2017-01-06T15:19:30.850

2 French municipal elections: How are the seats divided based on the vote? 2017-07-06T07:52:17.697

2 Is there any evaluation of solidarity tax impact in France? 2017-07-14T09:40:40.680

2 Why would a state tax something to obtain money for unrelated activities? 2017-08-03T20:04:14.357

2 Power structure of French vs. German federalism 2018-02-24T20:37:21.570

2 How can French politicians prevent the US from collecting taxes from expats? 2018-07-07T01:42:56.127

2 Why does France have so many bilateral treaties? 2018-08-09T19:01:38.297

2 Did anything come out the proposal(s) to buy back taxi licenses in France? 2019-10-25T05:26:28.473

2 What happened in the trials on "France's Watergate" on Mitterand's security wiretapping journalists etc.? 2019-11-08T06:28:45.063

2 How did the 4th of July "Salute to America" military parade compare to France's (regular one) on Bastille Day, numerically? 2020-01-21T16:17:34.017

2 Why is French a diplomatic language for the Holy See? 2020-02-01T18:54:16.077

2 Why did the French government not cancel elections because of Covid-19? 2020-03-15T15:06:16.830

2 Why is France not a member of the Environmental Modification Convention? 2020-03-24T23:36:46.627

2 Can the European Union defend its geopolitical interests militarily in the east Mediterranean against Turkey? 2020-08-21T13:00:02.677

1 Source for Full Text of 1875 French Constitutional Laws 2016-01-30T21:41:37.990