September 3, 2010

The Ugly French Deportations

David Bell, The New Republic

AP Photo

So should national values depend on shifting majority opinion? If not, who decides their content?

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TAGGED: Nicolas Sarkozy, European Union, Bulgaria, Romania, Roma, France

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