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The Fall of France - Paul Krugman - NYTimes.com

This is a MUST-READ article from Nobel Prize winning, liberal economist, Paul Krugman, in the NYT. Check it out!

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Germany

dralfoldman reblogged this on Dr Alf's Blog and commented:

Looking back over some of my most popular blogs, I think this is worth a read

Opinion - Germany ready to dilute austerity medicine for reform-minded France | Reuters - John Gelmini

Dr Alf is right.
The EU budget rules are a fig-leaf, which is applied unevenly and in the case of France very lightly.

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Politics

The day after the day after

Yesterday all was miserable talk about the advances that the Front National had made in the elections.  A Front National mayor was elected outright in the North.  637 more words

Paris

Aux Urnes, Citoyens!

It is election day – the first of two, the next is next Sunday.  Urnes are ballot boxes.  The ‘joke’ is not mine, several commentators are using it today.  293 more words

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