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French election will be a choice between embracing migrants' rights and closing borders - The Conversation AU

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What would Emmanuel Macron as France's leader mean for Europe? - The Guardian

Emmanuel Macron's influence on Europe will largely depend on the relationship he manages to strike with Berlin. Photograph: Eric Feferberg/AFP/Getty Images. In a sign of how quickly European politics has moved, senior diplomats in the British embassy ...and more »

Populism: The French election's big winner -

Paris, France - For the first time in modern French history, the runoff vote will not feature a single presidential candidate from a mainstream party. On Sunday, tens of millions of people will choose between Emmanuel Macron, the 39-year-old centrist ...and more »

Hackers targeted French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron, cybersecurity researchers say - PBS NewsHour

Hackers with possible Russian ties tried to infiltrate the campaign of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron, researchers from the Japanese cybersecurity firm Trend Micro reported Tuesday. Macron's campaign digital chief, Mounir Mahjoubi ...and more »

The Macron affair: How the French election winner's parents discovered he was dating his teacher -

When Emmanuel Macron fell in love with Brigitte Trogneux, a married teacher at his school, it caused something of a stir. In this extract from her biography of the French presidential candidate, the author reveals the reaction of Macron's parents ...and more »

Brigitte Macron: ever present beside France's presidential hopeful - The Guardian

Brigitte Macron is very protective of her husband Emmanuel, according to one campaign insider. Photograph: Reuters. Last July, when Emmanuel Macron was economy minister in François Hollande's government and his barely hidden presidential ambitions were ...and more »

How Le Pen could win -

PARIS — Marine Le Pen needs a perfect political storm to help her win the French presidency on Sunday. She aims to provoke it by kicking up rage at her centrist rival, discouraging leftists from voting and winning over millions of disappointed ...and more »

Russian Hackers Who Targeted Clinton Appear to Attack France's Macron - New York Times

The campaign of the French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has been targeted by what appear to be the same Russian operatives responsible for hacks of Democratic campaign officials before last year's American presidential election, a ...and more »

Emmanuel Macron could fight off French populism. But it won't be with his ideas. - Washington Post

PARIS — They call him the “radical centrist.” This is the way Emmanuel Macron, the photogenic, 39-year-old independent candidate poised to win the French presidency next weekend, is often described in the French and foreign press. But even Macron's ...and more »

Everyone's talking about Marine Le Pen, but Macron will still likely win France's election - VICE News

Hugging factory workers, chasing dolphins and grappling with an octopus – these are just some of the things Marine Le Pen has done in recent days as she chases the French presidency. And while the guerilla tactics may be garnering her more media ...and more »