Jonathan Miller

Europe

The demise of Marine Le Pen

Efforts to cancel and demonize Zemmour are plainly failing

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

Don’t be fooled — there’s method behind Macron’s madness

His ambition is to succeed Merkel as the undisputed leader of Europe

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

Macron is playing Éric Zemmour’s tune

Marine Le Pen, who had assumed a divine authority to represent the right, is apoplectic

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

Anne Hidalgo has trashed Paris. Can she do the same for France?

Raising her political profile from Paris to the national stage may prove unwise

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

Macron is terrible. Nobody can beat him

Monsieur Le President has been saved by COVID

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

Liberté, égalité, vacciné: France’s COVID passport revolt is just beginning

These are not archetypal tinfoil hat-wearing anti-vaxxers, though a tiny handful might be

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

No vax, no vote? Macron’s vaccine passport plan sparks fury

More than 175 demonstrations against the passe sanitaire are scheduled this weekend

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

Macron’s COVID crackdown is a risky bet

The president claimed, with scant justification, that France is now the fastest growing, most attractive economy in Europe

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

The electoral humiliation of Macron and Le Pen

The French president is leading an army supported by elite media and bourgeois Parisians, but with no soldiers

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

France’s silent majority has rejected Macron — and Le Pen

Macron’s hubris has led him to the possibility that he might not make it even to the second round in the presidential vote

By Jonathan Miller

Economics

A belated check from President Biden

It seems ludicrous that I, living in the south of France, should be able to restock my wine cellar at the largesse of the Treasury

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

Michel Barnier is not a serious contender for the French presidency

He is the gray man from central casting

By Jonathan Miller

Europe

France wakes up to Woke

Paris is a target-rich environment for excitable racial separatists and merchants of grievance

By Jonathan Miller

Home

Why I regret buying an electric car

We make it to the next charger with the battery practically empty and my marriage in peril

By Jonathan Miller

Education

The real problem with Macron’s elite school

ENA’s influence on French society has arguably been even more malign than PPE graduates of Oxford University on Britain

By Jonathan Miller

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