Apr 24, 2017
By Valerie Massie
It’s a European election that will have a huge impact on the world. The first round of France’s presidential race took place this past Sunday that resulted in a sharp rebuke to the traditional parties. The biggest winner was political newcomer, Centrist Emmanuel Macron, and it looking as though there will be a showdown over the country’s participation in the European Union. U of T Political Scientist Professor Randall Hansen weighs in.