French History and Politics

French history and politics are very important.

Due its geographical situation, at the meeting point between Continental Europe and the Mediterranean World, France is a melting pot of various different cultures.

These links that can help you to better understand the cultural and political climate of France.

The French National anthem is one of the strongest historical symbols that France possesses, Click here to discover the history of the French National anthem.

Do you want to know the meaning of the French National Anthem? Click here for the words and translation of the French National anthem.

France has a strong and important history; Click here for a brief overview of French history.

In French law, three powers exist which are essential for understanding the French political scene:

Find out about another important French symbol: Marianne

Learn about the history of July the 14th - the French national day

The French motto “Liberté, égalité, fraternité”
- learn about its inspiration.

Discover the francophone countries and their histories.

Learn the world country names in French

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