Authored by Giulio Metti via The Gatestone Institute,
· *If ISIS is retreating in Mosul, it is rapidly advancing in Manchester. *The Caliphate is winning its war in Europe. Six months ago in.. Zero Hedge
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Despite pollsters' projections of pro-Macron candidates receiving up to 450 seats (in France's 577-seat lower house), *a record low turnout has left Macron with just 360 seats.. Zero Hedge
General François Lecointre has been appointed the new head of the French army.
General Lecointre has been appointed as new French Army’s Chief of Defense Staff. pic.twitter.com/hJxCvee9AV—.. Source: euronews (in English) -
A gay police officer killed by a gunman in Paris was married in a posthumous wedding that’s believed to be a historic first.
Xavier Jugelé, 37, was shot dead April 20 on the Champs-Élysées.. Huffington Post
AP Photo/Christophe Ena
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
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