Macron honours Holocaust victims and vows 'never again' - Witney Gazette

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has paid homage to the tens of thousands of French Jews killed in the Holocaust with a sombre, simple message to voters: Never again. Chants of “Macron, President!” mixed with tears of sorrowful ...

France's Le Pen on offensive with vote a week away - SBS

With a week to go before France's presidential election runoff, far-right candidate Marine Le Pen stayed on the offensive against frontrunner Emmanuel Macron on Sunday, trying to close a 19-point gap in the polls. Source: AFP. 1 May 2017 - 7:46 AM ...

French voters sceptical Macron, Le Pen have answers on key issues - Reuters

PARIS A week before the decisive second round in France's presidential election, many voters are sceptical that either of the two candidates can solve chronic unemployment or tackle security concerns, a poll published on Sunday found. The Ifop survey ...

France's Macron honors Holocaust victims, vows 'Never again' - Washington Post

PARIS — Amid worries about rising nationalism, French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron paid homage Sunday to the tens of thousands of French Jews killed in the Holocaust with a somber, simple message to voters: Never again. Chants of “Macron ...

Facing election defeat, France's Le Pen flip-flops on euro - Reuters

Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader and candidate for French 2017 presidential election, arrives at her campaign headquarters in Paris, France, April 28, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau. By Myriam Rivet and Emmanuel Jarry | ...

The Latest: Macron visits the Holocaust Memorial in Paris - seattlepi.com

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on France's presidential campaign (all times local):. 6 p.m.. Amid worries about rising nationalism, French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron is visiting the Holocaust Memorial in Paris with a somber message: never again.

French poll: Macron, Le Pen still front runners - Normangee Star

She said that “I am a candidate in the election for the French republic” and the European Union is acting like France's “enemy”. Whatever happens Sunday, French voters need to be sure they have a real choice in the second round on May 7. “We were ...

Le Pen visits French factory, Macron wins ally before runoff - CTV News

PARIS -- France's presidential candidates are pushing their rival views of Europe, as far-right Marine Le Pen calls the shared euro currency "dead" and centrist Emmanuel Macron visits a Holocaust memorial and calls for unity. A day after European Union ...

'Ministers must do everything possible to ensure Le Pen defeat' - Hollande - ClickLancashire

Without explicit reference to far-right candidate Marine Le Pen explicitly, the senior French Muslim leader said French citizens had to comprehend the "threat embodied by xenophobic ideas risky to our cohesion". "I think her campaign was too laid-back ...

French election shows changing attitudes in Europe - Miami Student

On April 23, 2017, France held the first round of its presidential election narrowing the field to two candidates: Emmanuel Macron of the center-left “En Marche!” party and Marine Le Pen of the right-wing National Front. The two will face-off on May 7 ...

From the European Union to Trump, the world reacts to French vote - pppFocus

Abandoning the National Front is likely a desperate attempt by Le Pen to break with the party's extremist past, which stands between her and anti-globalist French voters who aren't xenophobic. She told France 2 that France was approaching a “decisive ...

Macron's startup-style campaign upends French expectations - Fox News

POITIERS, France – Whether or not Emmanuel Macron wins the French presidency in next Sunday's runoff, he has already accomplished the unthinkable. That's thanks to an unorthodox, American-style grassroots campaign, which has harvested ideas from ...

The issues that divide Le Pen and Macron - Daily Nation

French presidential election candidates from left: Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen. Macron has said he would not look to prohibit religious symbols outside of schools, nor ban the burkini. PHOTO | ERIC FEFERBERG | AFP ...

How the French debacle in Algeria shaped the rise of Marine Le Pen — and what America can learn from it - Salon

Marine Le Pen's neofascist movement was fueled by lingering resentment over a military humiliation. Maybe ours too VIDEO. Steven A. Cook Skip to Comments. Topics: algeria, Anti-Semitism, colonialism, Emmanuel Macron, Fascism, France, French election, ...

French election: the elite handlers guiding Emmanuel Macron to victory - The Australian

The Friday lunchtime chatter was all “Emmanuel says” and “the left will fight” amid the clink of glasses and tableware at La Rotonde, the celebrated Parisian brasserie that has become a symbol of Emmanuel Macron's elite connections in his run for ...

Steve King: Marine Le Pen Will Help Save Civilization - Normangee Star

PARIS: France's leader Francois Hollande warned Tuesday of complacency ahead of the country's second-round presidential runoff, saying the defeat of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen should not be taken for granted. Le Pen, 48, is fighting her second ...

Le Pen vows to end immigration if elected President - pppFocus

“I'm not racist, but when I see our parents working like dogs only to end up with nothing at the end of the month, while unemployed Arabs are walking around with iPhones.”, said Yoan Jenais, 19, who runs a clothing stall in Saint Raphael in southern ...

Macron, Le Pen Trade Barbs in French Election Race - Alive For Football

Le Pen's campaign took aim on Monday at what they see as further weak spots: Macron's previous job as an investment banker and his role as a deregulating economy minister under Hollande. "We'll get you out of here", Le Pen said as she hugged a woman ...

To widen appeal, Le Pen steps down as party leader - pppFocus

He has been a fervent opponent of Le Pen for years, but her anti-establishment, anti-globalisation chord could resonate with some of his voters. Macron passed far-right leader Le Pen with 23.75 percent of the vote to the latter's 21.53 percent in ...

Marine Le Pen Aligns Herself With Mainstream Onetime Rival - pppFocus

Marine Le Pen, the far right candidate for the French presidency, has promised to appoint a Eurosceptic prime minister if she wins a second round runoff vote on May 7. French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is trying to win over voters anxious ...