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Elections, What Else Is There?!

Old-enough readers will no doubt recall the Seven Dwarfs show – the Democratic primary debates that first revealed to the nation the charm and intelligence of a heretofore unknown named Bill Clinton. 446 more words

Emmanuel Macron is moving "Forward"

It’s in his home town of Amiens, in northern France, on Wednesday, that Emmanuel Macron announced that he was lauching his own political movement called “ 240 more words


France: How close is fascism?

Already stressed by economic stagnation since the onset of the banking crisis in 2008, and by the interminably threatened, but repeatedly averted, collapse of the Euro, … 3,266 more words


France goes in the Political Right direction - England will follow

The triumphant leader of the “Common Sense” Front National in France, Marine Le Pen, says French voters rejected the “old political class” in regional elections that put her party top. 156 more words

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Fascist success in the French elections: what will it mean for the refugees?

There has been a growing hostility to the refugees in the Calais camps, particularly since the Paris killings. Mitch Mitchell who has witnessed this, reflects on what the electoral success of the Front National in the French regional elections will mean for the refugees. 756 more words


France elections: Far-right Front National set to win first regional seats as Marine Le Pen seeks gains

France — Marine Le Pen is leading the opinion polls with 30% of voting intentions in the first round of France’s regional elections Getty

Vote takes place in wake of Paris attacks that killed 130 people… 420 more words