May 6, 2012

French Are Globalizers, Not the Globalized

Doug Saunders, Globe and Mail

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I’ve spent the week in cobblestoned squares, listening to French presidential candidates argue that their country’s way of life is threatened by forces from beyond its borders. It’s a popular refrain these days: As economies falter, people fear the economic and human waves sweeping in from beyond.

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