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American Dynamism
August 22, 2017
In L’Âme des Peuples, André Siegfried considers the future of the United States. He questions whether the “national ideology” still applies. Today, 65 years on, are we now able to answer his question? American culture American culture is a combination of numerous complex factors and is fast-changing. In the author’s view, it has not yet […]
Culture & Countries
French and American… can you be both at the same time?
August 15, 2017
How do you combine being both French and American from an administrative, personal and cultural viewpoint? Administratively, it’s completely possible. Many of us have two passports, vote in both countries and declare our taxes in both countries! Two countries… Poles apart! So how does a Franco-American or an American-Frenchman find peace of mind in life […]
Culture & Countries
Are French and Americans arrogant?
May 9, 2017
We’ve heard it over and over as fingers point across the Atlantic: THEY are so arrogant! When the topic comes up in intercultural trainings, people from other countries usually laugh and say: Both French and Americans are arrogant! What’s there to talk about? Beyond a fun but ultimately sterile debate over who is the most […]