June 3, 2014

I Don't Want This European Soviet Union

Marine Le Pen, Der Spiegel

The Associated Press

In a SPIEGEL interview, French right-wing populist Marine Le Pen discusses the European election victory by her Front National, German dominance in the EU and her admiration for Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Read Full Article ››

TAGGED: Marine Le Pen, European Union

RECOMMENDED ARTICLES

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 29, 2014
Europe's Tea Party Rising?
Will Marshall, The Hill
The National Front and UKIP are more accurately described as nationalist and populist parties. They bemoan the surrender of national sovereignty to Brussels and the EU's open borders policy, which has flooded them with migrant... more ››
May 30, 2014
Europe's Angry Voters
The Economist
Europe’s leaders need to cut the power of Brussels in many areas, but in some they need to extend it. more ››
May 28, 2014
The French Far Right Aims High
Stefan Simons, Der Spiegel
After its triumph in European elections on Sunday, the French far-right Front National is hoping to increase its power back home, with Marine Le Pen aiming for the presidency in 2017. With François Hollande's popularity... more ››
May 27, 2014
Putin's Woman in Paris
John Vinocur, Wall Street Journal
Marine Le Pen wants to neuter the EU as a political force. The Kremlin couldn't ask for a better ally. more ››