The Silent Reformer or Lost in Reform?
By Renaud Thillaye
The jubilation and fanfare that greeted François Hollande’s election win seems like a distant dream. His first anniversary of President of the Fifth Republic is clouded by dismal approval ratings, terrible press at home and abroad, and widespread confusion about what his government stands for. The change promised for France has not happened, and he is no longer the flag bearer for a different Europe.
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