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Noëlle Lenoir

Noëlle Lenoir is a former member of France’s Conseil Constitutionnel, the Conseil d’Etat, and a former minister for Europe

Time for defense autonomy

Published On: December 5, 2019 12:42 PM NPT By: Noëlle Lenoir

PARIS – In a recent interview with The Economist, French President Emmanuel Macron presented his geopolitical vision of the European Union’s future. In the process, he spoke of a “NATO brain death,” which sounded to many like an echo of US President Donald Trump’s own description of NATO as “obsolete.”

France’s big hate

Published On: March 6, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Noëlle Lenoir

The Yellow Vests may seem to resemble other populist forces in Europe but French protesters are extremely violent in both word and deed

Fighting anti-Semitism

Published On: April 18, 2018 12:30 AM NPT By: Noëlle Lenoir

To ensure that no voice is wrongly silenced, French democratic institutions must continue to defend free speech