France’s Macron Pushes Engagement to a Skeptical Trump

For France and the United States, November marks the anniversary of tumultuous presidential elections that upended politics-as-usual.

Emmanuel Macron, who took office six months ago Tuesday, and Donald Trump, elected a year ago this month, are both political outsiders with business backgrounds and an appetite for bucking the status quo.  Both face powerful domestic resistance to their policies, and plunging polls.  Yet their views of the world, home and abroad, could not be more different.

Even their tweeting habits are polar opposites: Macron, as he confessed to Time magazine last week, does...

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By: VOA - 3 days ago

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