May 27, 2014

Putin's Woman in Paris

John Vinocur, Wall Street Journal

The Associated Press

Marine Le Pen wants to neuter the EU as a political force. The Kremlin couldn't ask for a better ally.

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TAGGED: Front National, France, Marine Le Pen, Vladimir Putin


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May 14, 2014
Europe's Real Political Crisis: Apathy
Aurelien Mondon, The Conversation
It is widely predicted that far-right parties will be the big winners of the 2014 European elections. Some polls have even suggested that the French Front National, the Dutch Party for Freedom, the Austrian Freedom Party, the... more ››
May 23, 2014
Could Europe Get a Self-Hating Parliament?
Tracy McNicoll, Daily Beast
Four hundred million citizens in 28 countries are invited to cast their ballots for a new European Parliament this week, starting with the British and Dutch on Thursday. And for the first time, a motley band of ... more ››
May 25, 2014
French Still Dream of Euro Super State
Macer Hall, Daily Express
Whatever the results in the elections though the Eurocrats have already decided how to respond. Brussels will be seething with intrigue and deals as the establishment attempts to limit the damage to the European project caused... more ››