Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
The excellent Serge Halimi fills in some blanks :
Battle for the French presidency

Decades of practice at tactical voting may keep the far right out, but at the price of a business as usual neoliberal for president.

Listening to Macron is like listening to Bill Clinton in the 1990s, or Tony Blair and Gerhard Schröder a few years later (3). Following him would mean pursuing that neoliberal-progressive `third way' that beguiled the US Democratic Party and European social democrats even more than Hollande, and then brought them to their current dead end.

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II
by eurogreen on Fri Apr 21st, 2017 at 06:40:09 PM EST

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