The French Left is crumbling down. Why don’t they just kiss and make up to have a better chance in the upcoming elections?

Since two weeks, there’s a lot of social tension in French Guyana. Journalist Déborah Neusy of the newspaper France Guyane is in Cayenne and gives us the latest.

We have a report on university students working together with young Syrian migrants and we’ll tell you the link between sand, Donald Trump and an Arabic Princess.

NEW: Every second Saturday starting April 1st you can listen to us on air, on World Radio Paris, the digital radio channel in the Greater Paris Region.

With just over a month to go until the French presidential election, we finally know who is a candidate and who isn’t. We also discuss the ongoign revelations of François Fillon’s way of life.

The So French Word of this epsiode is ‘cadeau’, given to you by Maud Descamps.

And we listen to the stars, to the music selected by France’s star-astronaut Thomas Pequet. You can find his playlist on Deezer: http://www.deezer.com/artist/678. If you like French music, don’t forget to check out So French’s playlist on Spotify.

 

Episode 24

In this week’s episode: Elections, elections, elections (and the occasional scandal)!

We also talk about France’s large and diverse Asian population, with guest Leo Takeuchi of the organisation Asia 2.0

And of course, Maud Descamps brings us a fresh French word of the day!