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Could the French election overturn old sexual tropes?

Many have commented on the age gap between France’s Presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron and his older partner, but what does it mean? asks Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: France Sexual Politics

The last days of the Calais ‘Jungle’

Harriet Paintin and Hannah Kirmes-Daly spent a week at the refugee camp during its last days, collecting portraits, hopes and thoughts of its residents.

Filed in: France United Kingdom

After Calais, France to evict Europe’s biggest anti-airport protest

A trip to the Northwest of France, where La Zad has been blocking plans to build a new airport since 2008. But things might change soon, writes Sam Lund-Harket.

Filed in: France

TTIP fatally wounded, but its ‘ugly brother’ is still a threat

The Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership is looking a lot less likely, but we’re still not safe, writes Guy Taylor.

Filed in: European Union France

Inside Dunkirk's new refugee camp

A purpose-built camp offers refugees a sense of relief, but for how long?, asks Sarah Shearman.

Filed in: France Refugees United Kingdom

Rêve Générale to Panama Papers

From France to Iceland, two seemingly disparate movements converge around the same dream, writes Jamie Kelsey-Fry.

Filed in: France Iceland

Photo Gallery: Forced displacement in Calais Jungle

‘We’re already dead,’ says one refugee. Lydia Noon documents the eviction.

Filed in: France Migration

Dangerous weaponry used on refugees with no legal status in Calais

The chemical compound contained in expired weapons may no longer be approved, write Anna Feigenbaum and Vyvian Raoul.

Filed in: European Union France Migration

The Calais evictions

French authorities began evicting refugees living in the Calais camp, Lydia Noon reports.

Filed in: France Refugees

The Jungle: Calais photo gallery

French officials have vowed to bulldoze the Calais migrant camp known as ‘The Jungle’. This gallery presents images from inside the migrant camp.

Filed in: Europe European Union France Iraq Kurdistan Lebanon Middle East Palestine Refugees Syria

COP21 and the invisible jungle of Calais

Cherri Foytlin meets refugees directly affected by climate change.

Filed in: Climate Change France Refugees

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