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There's a list of French signatories to this 'No to NATO' call. It seems to include all parties left of the PS :  Les Verts, the Parti de Gauche, the PCF, the NPA... I think the problem is determining the significant ones.

Un roi sans divertissement est un homme plein de misères
by linca (antonin POINT lucas AROBASE gmail.com) on Thu Feb 26th, 2009 at 12:37:55 PM EST
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Haha! As usual. PS out of the loop, again.

The Hun is always either at your throat or at your feet. Winston Churchill
by r------ on Thu Feb 26th, 2009 at 02:56:43 PM EST
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They're "serious". Or a "part of the cozy consensus".

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by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Feb 26th, 2009 at 03:11:43 PM EST
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No, they're just 'riddled' by CIA agents. An old story financing 'moderate' left wing movements in Europe. Look at Bernard KOUCHNER, BHL, & all the self proclaimed 'intellectuals' - all pro NATO war mongers.
by vladimir on Thu Feb 26th, 2009 at 03:29:51 PM EST
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That's a strong claim, that France's Foreign Minister is A CIA agent.

Most economists teach a theoretical framework that has been shown to be fundamentally useless. -- James K. Galbraith
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Feb 26th, 2009 at 03:36:09 PM EST
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No data to back that up. I just can't explain how 'progressive' values can be aligned with agressive imperialistic policies...
by vladimir on Thu Feb 26th, 2009 at 03:39:34 PM EST
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But you can google CIA financing of socialists... and you'll get a handfull.
by vladimir on Thu Feb 26th, 2009 at 03:57:12 PM EST
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He was in favor of colonization. SFIO = French Section of the Workers' International

(Mendès-France (Radical, supposedly, at the time, more to the right) opposed it.)


A 'centrist' is someone who's neither on the left, nor on the left.

by nicta (nico@altiva․fr) on Fri Feb 27th, 2009 at 05:33:22 AM EST
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