Bruce Crumley

Bruce Crumley

Europe

Analysis: Why is France's far right flourishing?

National Front's regional electoral win is a symptom of long-term social crisis rather than response to Paris attacks.

Analysis: Why is France's far right flourishing?

Politics

Analysis: A French intelligence failure?

The pool of ISIL-supporters in France has grown beyond the surveillance capacity of any security service.

Analysis: A French intelligence failure?

Politics

Analysis: The dilemma for France

Response at home and abroad must balance need to protect society from further attacks with an awareness of overreaction.

Analysis: The dilemma for France

Europe

French officials warned austerity increased insecurity

Analysis: "You can’t constantly try to do more with less without something eventually breaking down."

French officials warned austerity increased insecurity