In the Court of the Centrist King: Emmanuel Macron and Authoritarian Liberalism

About Ajay Singh Chaudhary President Donald J. Trump visits President Emmanuel Macron in France, July 13, 2017 (Photo: The White House / Shealah Craighead) “New Labour.” – Margaret Thatcher, when asked about her life’s greatest achievements. “America is the original version of modernity. We are the dubbed or subtitled version.” – Jean Baudrillard, America (1986) On July 3, 2017, France experienced an unusual spectacle. With all the regal pomp that the French state and the Palace of Versailles can accord, newly elected President Emmanuel Macron addressed both houses of parliament,…

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