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IN EUROPE, AS IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, THINGS ARE GOING RIGHT FOR A CHANGE

Marine Le Pen, head of France’s right-wing National Front, leads former Prime Minister François Fillon (center) and independent socialist Emmanuel Macron in French election polling–and she hasn’t even begun officially campaigning. 299 more words

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French Election 2017: Le Pen accuses Hollande of prioritising migrants over homeless French during cold snap.

By Jasper Clifford-Smith

Marine Le Pen, Leader of French nationalist party Front National has attacked President Francois Hollande’s migrant policy claiming homeless people are freezing in the streets as a result of an alleged preference towards migrants. 136 more words

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Episode 15: New Year Forecasts

We start our first podcast of 2017 (recorded on 1/4/17) by estimating the over/under on the number of times Donald Trump will mention Rosie O’Donnell on Twitter in 2017. 182 more words

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MARINE LE PEN AT TRUMP TOWER

France’s far-right presidential candidate visits the Donald’s Manhattan skyscraper

NEW YORK, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017

Ms Le Pen was a seen in a meeting with three men at the Trump Tower Ice Cream Parlour in the basement of the skyscraper at 721 Fifth Avenue.  201 more words

FRENCH ELECTION

Why I, a 16 year old Jeremy Corbyn supporter, might vote for Marine Le Pen

As I dedicated my last article to 2016 and how it was a momentous year for politics both in the UK and around the world, I thought I may as well continue the theme of the anti-establishment, “stick it to the man” feeling that is currently resonating throughout the western world. 304 more words

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France blocks 24,000 cyber attacks -- Fearing Russian Election Mischief -- "Using unencrypted personal phones and failing to protect email is dangerous."

By David Chazan, Paris
The Telegraph

8 JANUARY 2017 • 3:19PM

France is to beef up cyber-security amid growing fears that Russian hackers could try to influence its upcoming presidential election following… 416 more words

2017 political forecast: Top five things to watch

2016 was a tumultuous year, claiming the lives of beloved pop icons from David Bowie to Carrie Fischer, not to mention the defenestration of the Democratic Party from American high office at the hands of a… 361 more words

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