7 May 2017

French presidential election: the final showdown

From Sunday Morning, 9:35 am on 7 May 2017

Voters go to the ballot box on Sunday 7 May to choose between far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen and independent centrist Emmanuel Macron. With the two major parties, that have dominated French politics for decades, dumped after the first round, Dr Maryse Helbert from the University of Melbourne looks at the new political reality in France.