Loic on globalisation

"The World is a village and the only way French culture and identity can be preserved is by focusing on the future rather than the past, by helping create World recognized leaders in all fields, business, arts, music and politics. As most of my international friends point out often when I meet them, France is slowly turning into a museum where foreigners like to come for holidays for our Culture, our way of life and our food..."

Globalization explained to the French

I know what he means but I share his fellow countrymen's concern that globalization really means creeping Americanisation.

The fact that the American spell checker on my Mac knew of Francophone but not Francophile suggests that maybe they are right to worry!