En Marche? Who is Emmanuel Macron and why he stands a chance to win the French presidency

With the selection of Benoît Hamon as the candidate for the Socialist Party, the field for the 2017 French presidential election is broadly set. Marta Lorimer writes on the candidacy of Emmanuel Macron, who is running under the banner of a new progressive movement – En Marche! – and is currently receiving significant support in opinion polls. She argues that while … Continue reading En Marche? Who is Emmanuel Macron and why he stands a chance to win the French presidency