Francois Lamy

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Socialists’ downfall: Jean-Christophe Cambadélis, the party’s secretary general, was among the electoral losers. Photograph: Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt/AFP/Getty

“The Berezina of the Socialist Party” was the term widely used to describe the defeat of the former ruling party in Sunday’s French legislative electi(...)

A man holds aloft a giant pencil as he takes part in a national unity march against terrorism in Paris on January 11th, 2015. Photograph: Stephane Mahe/Reuters

If strength is to be found in numbers, more than three million French people defeated a few tens of thousands of extremist followers of Islamic Sta(...)