French Election – Views From Afar

On May 7th, France elected Emmanuel Macron as their new president. But what does Macron offer for France’s overseas departments and territories, who have a vote in the election, but often feel like their voices are not heard?

In this podcast I take a look at the historical, social and economical factors affecting the French overseas departments of Martinique, Guadeloupe and French Guiana and how they decided to vote in the 2017 French election.

Take a listen:

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