Was Frankreich wirklich braucht

Dieser Artikel wurde vom Medium-Blog Freiheit aus dem Englischen in Deutsche übersetzt. Die Übersetzung ist schon etwas älter, deshalb sind verschiedene Zahlen und Posten veraltet. Die Essenz des Artikels bleibt aber weiterhin wichtig. Das Original kann man hier lesen. Vor zehn Jahren hat The Economist die vermutlich einzige Titelseite des Magazins gebracht, die die République niemals […]

11 главных вызовов для нового президента Франции Эммануэля Макрона

This article was translated into Russian for Reed Media. The original can be read here. 14 мая 2017 года бывший инвестиционный банкир и министр экономики Эммануэль Макрон вступил в должность президента Франции. Во время предвыборной борьбы его даже называли «самым либеральным кандидатом в президенты за всю историю», но на своем посту он столкнется с давними […]

11 Key Issues Emmanuel Macron Needs to be Opposed on

Even though there are plenty of reasons to be happy about the defeat of Marine Le Pen in the French presidential election, the new president Emmanuel Macron, with his stance on the EU and his questionable positions on economic interventionism, likewise deserves some pro-liberty opposition. Here are 11 key issues for the 5 years to […]

We told you plain packaging wouldn’t reduce smoking. Now there’s proof.

What a bold move for the French government it was: first European country to introduce the plain packaging of tobacco, following Australia’s example. Minister of Health Marisol Touraine wanted a bold switch from the coloured cigarette packs to the new green-ish plain packaging, which is now compulsory for sales. The legislation intends to discourage smoking […]

A victory with a bitter aftertaste

French political pundits were relieved on Sunday night: the presidential candidate supported by a large majority of newspapers and TV stations and all the establishment political parties had won entrance to the Elysée Palace. Emmanuel Macron will be the youngest president of the Fifth Republic and the first since Valéry Giscard D’Estaing who is not affiliated with either […]

Reporting Live from Paris for Freedom Today

On Sunday I reported live from Paris on the results of the French presidential election, for the Freedom Today Network. A small technical issue was that that the live Facebook broadcast was recorded in vertical. You can check out my commentary down below: