8 reasons not to lose faith in France

As a response to the  current wave of ‘French bashing‘, the French ambassador in London wrote a 10 point statement in English.

And,  in French, Le Monde also gives 8 reasons to keep believing in France. It contradicts certain stereotypes which, for example, see the French as lazy workers who take 2 hour lunch breaks. Interestingly, French workers would be the 3rd most productive in the world.