Featured stories about France
- 15-Year-Old Roma Girl's Deportation Shakes Up France's Immigration Debate 29 October 2013
- France Sees Great Potential in the Chinese Tourism Industry 13 September 2013
- France Sees Shades of its Revolutionary Past in Turkey's Revolt 11 July 2013
- Rwanda: NGO's Pursuit for Justice against Perpetrators of Genocide 9 June 2013
Latest stories about France
2 December 2013
Global Voices speaks with Emmanuel Chila, the founder of new French community blog X, Y & Z.
22 November 2013
While the children of Belgium, The Netherlands and other European countries prepare for the arrival of Saint Nicholas on December 6, the shadow of racism hangs over this tradition.
12 November 2013
When "making progress" during nuclear negotiations still means no deal, Iranians on Twitter share jokes about the comical side of things.
10 November 2013
South Korean President had her first trip to Europe. Korean media lavishly praised her fashion sense and language skills, but didn't report on anything of substance.
2 October 2013
The Central African Republic conflict between the Central African government and Seleka rebels has worsened alarmingly since December 2012. The humanitarian situation is catastrophic in certain towns but especially in...
18 September 2013
Madagascar has suffered five political crises in four decades, with the island still reeling from its latest coup d'etat in 2009. Can elections finally pull the country out?
10 August 2013
Commentary from around the French-speaking Web on serendipity and cosmopolitanism, two key concepts found in the book 'Rewire' by Global Voices co-founder Ethan Zuckerman.
6 August 2013
When a man sets himself on fire in protest, no one accuses him of harming the movement he self-immolated for. Why does FEMEN face those accusations?
1 August 2013
Bousso Dramé describes the ill treatment she received when obtaining a French visa in a widely circulated open letter.
An appeals court in Turin, Italy has affirmed Swiss billionaire Stephan Schmidheiny, former owner of cement manufacturer Swiss Eternit Group, is responsible for nearly 3,000 asbestos-related deaths.