The weekly current affairs magazine Marianne was started by French journalists Jean-François Kahn and Maurice Szafran in 1997. Its stance is provocative and critical of the government. It is 95 percent financed through sales and only 5 percent through advertising. The website has its own bloggers. Circulation has plummeted in recent years.

Political orientation Centre-left
Circulation 214,000 (2017)
Frequency of publication Weekly on Fridays
Visits 1.000.000 - 5.000.000
Online payment model Content partially fee-based
Location Paris, France
Publisher Marianne S.A.
Area of distribution Nationwide
Established 1997
Address 32, rue René Boulanger, 75484 Paris
Phone 0033 1 53 72 29 00
Twitter @marianne2fr