The 2019 Grand Débat National in France: A Participatory Experiment with Limited Legitimacy - Read the full report here:
Everyone remembers the Yellow Vests movement. Few remember the Grand Débat National. Yet, together they make up this singular political moment, between October 2018 and March 2019, France went through. How was the Grand Débat National organised? Who participated? How deliberative was it? In other words: how much of a satisfactory answer was it to the Yellow Vests’ crisis of confidence?