By Michael Fitzpatrick
One single story . . . today’s opening of the heads of state at the UN Climate Conference . . . dominates every French front page this morning. It’s hard to tell if the news is good or bad.

“Can we still save the planet?” asks the main headline in Le Monde.

“There’s a glimmer of hope,” say the optimistic Catholics at Le Croix.

The communists at L’Humanité assure us, with a dubious handling of metaphor, that “The world has its back to the climatic wall.”