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French President-elect Emmanuel Macron waves to the crowd during a campaign rally in Chatellerault.
Last Sunday, Emmanuel Macron became the eighth president of.. The American Prospect
Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com,
Now that the cheering over the French election has died down,* reality will strike France and Germany like a cold bucket of water* thrown in one’s face.. Zero Hedge
The job market in France is picking up. The latest figures show that at the start of this year unemployment reached its lowest level in almost five years. The jobless rate fell to 9.3 percent of the.. Source: Euronews English -
France's newly inaugurated President Emmanuel Macron has unveiled his Cabinet, with women filling half of the 22 positions as promised. Sylvie Goulard will be defense minister, while Muriel Pénicaud.. Source: Wochit News -
Having handed the keys of the Elysee to his successor Emmanuel Macron, former president Francois Hollande headed straight for the headquarters of the French Socialist Party.
Hollande’s plans for.. Source: euronews (in English) -
Having handed the keys of the Elysee to his successor Emmanuel Macron, former president Francois Hollande headed straight for the headquarters of the French Socialist Party. Hollande’s plans for his.. Source: Euronews English -
Jacques Attali has been a major presence in the French political and intellectual scene for decades. He has published more than a dozen books on wide-ranging subjects and was the top adviser to the.. Huffington Post
Authored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog,
*The French election, won overnight by Emmanuel Macron, put several segments of the French population opposite one another in a pretty.. Zero Hedge
Richard Maher, European University Institute
Emmanuel Macron, the centrist independent running for the French presidency, has soundly defeated Marine Le Pen of the far-right National Front to become.. Huffington Post
By Joshua Cole, University of Michigan
In the second round of the French presidential election, extremism lost.
It is less clear what won.
Estimates after the polls closed on May 7 had.. Huffington Post
Former President Barack Obama officially threw his support behind French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron in a video released on Thursday.
“I’m not planning to get involved in many.. Huffington Post
Anna Triandafyllidou, European University Institute
The French presidential election has highlighted once more the country’s deeply entrenched traditional left-right political cleavages – and.. Huffington Post
Arnold Schwarzenegger is honored with one France’s highest awards for his environmental work! The 69-year-old former governor of California was recognized by French President François Hollande with.. Just Jared
There's continuing mythology that, in light of Brexit and America's election, the world will soon be dominated by the political right-wing.
Fear was stoked in France on Sunday due to the burgeoning.. Huffington Post
Just three days before the French would cast their votes in the first round of an election with potential drastic effects for the future of the country, a French national from an eastern Paris suburb.. Huffington Post
Authored by Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com,
As I write, the French stock market (the CAC 40), is doing a grand jeté (up 4.5 percent!) in *celebration of Emmanuel Macron’s assumed slaying of the.. Zero Hedge
“What a day!” I can still hear François Mitterrand pronouncing these words the night of May 10, 1981, attempting to redact his victory speech and incredulously putting down his pen in front of a.. Huffington Post
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Ballots are counted by volunteers for the first-round presidential election at a polling station in Paris, Sunday, April 23, 2017.
Up to the final minute, the world.. The American Prospect
French voters cast their ballots Sunday in the first round of a presidential election that may be a litmus test of just how influential the strains of populism and nationalism in Europe have.. Huffington Post