A Brief History of French Presidents Saying Terrible Things About Africa

Macron's condescending remarks about Africa's civilizational problem and the 7 to 8 kids per women are part of French presidential tradition.

DIASPORA —A couple days ago a clip of French president Emmanuel Macron's G20 address made the rounds on the internet, suggesting that the West’s new liberal darling isn’t as progressive as people like to think.

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