Category Archives: French Politics

France to Vote on the Great Replacement of Western Civilization — The Wentworth Report

France to Vote on the Great Replacement of Western Civilization. By Giulio Meotti. Algerian novelist Boualem Sansal, in L’Express, recently described the level of Islamization in France. “In 2050 we will be a half-Islamic country, in 2100 we will be an Islamic republic”, according to Éric Zemmour, the journalist and presidential hopeful in 2022. This…

France to Vote on the Great Replacement of Western Civilization — The Wentworth Report

French Senate blocks referendum on climate change — Iowa Climate Science Education

Since when were French Presidents, or any other leaders, in a position to ‘protect the planet’ or alter the weather? The sooner such obvious nonsense ends, the better. – – – Reuters: The French Senate has voted to block a referendum promised by President Emmanuel Macron on whether to enshrine the fight against climate change […]

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Re-Considering Emmanuel Macron — The BFD

I have several times lumped French president Emmanuel Macron in as part of a “Golden Trio” of progressive idols, along with New Zealand’s Jacinda Ardern and Canada’s Justin Trudeau. It seemed a natural enough assessment: after all, Macron, the ex-Goldman Sachs banker who talked of “struggle against this mechanism of capitalism” and defeated Marine Le…

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Muslim World Rises Against French Crackdown on Radical Islam — The Wentworth Report

Muslim World Rises Against French Crackdown on Radical Islam, by Breitbart Jerusalem. French President Emmanuel Macron has vowed to take the fight to Islamic radicals after the October 16 beheading of a history teacher who had shown cartoons of the Prophet Mohamed to pupils in a class discussion on free speech. … Macron vowed that…

via Muslim World Rises Against French Crackdown on Radical Islam — The Wentworth Report

Atheist Teen Calls a Religion ‘Shit’: You Will Never Guess What Happens Next — The BFD

 

A French atheist teenager online called Islam a “Shit religion” and said that “the Koran is full of hate” and her comments went viral. Can you guess what happened next? A) French Muslims went out of their way to show her how peaceful, loving and tolerant Islam is. B) French Muslims challenged her to a…

via Atheist Teen Calls a Religion ‘Shit’: You Will Never Guess What Happens Next — The BFD

Furious French Protest Climate Policies, Cost of Living, Pension Reforms — Watts Up With That?

 

Guest essay by Eric Worrall France has been brought to a standstill as yellow vests opposed to President Macron’s climate policies joined forces with around 800,000 protestors opposed to cost of living increases, fuel price hikes and pension reforms. Tensions flare in Paris as yellow vests join French retirement protests Scuffles broke out in Paris…

via Furious French Protest Climate Policies, Cost of Living, Pension Reforms — Watts Up With That?

France: Yellow Vest protesters and Police Clash in Toulouse — The BFD

 

Minor scuffles broke out between riot police and Yellow Vest protesters as the latter tried to enter Toulouse city centre on Saturday. Footage from outside the Capitole place, the historic city centre, shows a police woman falling on the ground and being hit by a protester who was later arrested. Tear gas was also fired…

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Trump’s bold defiance of Macron’s hate speech charter — The Wentworth Report

 

Trump’s bold defiance of Macron’s hate speech charter, by Daniel Jupp. The lesson here is that moral strength is not always shown by action, but sometimes by the refusal to take actions which facilitate oppression. … It would, for instance, have been very easy for Trump to sign up to President Macron’s proposals for a […]

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Paris Set Their All-Time Hottest Temperature This Week. Is it Climate Change? No. — Watts Up With That?

Reposted from Awesome Weather Facts By Chris Martz | July 26, 2019 Follow @ChrisMartzWX It’s summer, temperatures are hot - sometimes record hot - and as usual, climate alarmism reaches record highs, and climate activists have a field day with it by fear mongering rather than reasoning with facts and data. Every week, various weather…

via Paris Set Their All-Time Hottest Temperature This Week. Is it Climate Change? No. — Watts Up With That?

French Parliamentarians Heavily Critical of Greta Thunberg Invite — Watts Up With That?

 

From Breitbart Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg was invited to the French parliament this week but received heavy criticism from some right-wing lawmakers. MPs Guillaume Larrivé and Julien Aubert of the conservative Republicans called for a boycott of the Swedish activist, labelling her a “prophetess in shorts”, Le Figaro reports. “To fight climate change intelligently,…

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French Deputies Boycott “Apocalyptic Guru” Greta Thunberg — Iowa Climate Science Education

 

French MPs are starting to wake up to the fact that a 16-year old who wanders the world peddling miss-truths, telling people the end is nigh, and calling for the destruction of the global economic system as we know it may not be the best authority to blindly and uncritically rely on. Thunberg was invited to […]

via French Deputies Boycott “Apocalyptic Guru” Greta Thunberg — Iowa Climate Science Education

Video: French Football Fans Chant “Fuck You Macron!” — Infowars

 

Paris Saint-Germain football fans chanted “fuck you Macron!” during last night’s Coupe de France final in Paris as the French president sat in the stands.

A video clip shows PSG supporters vociferously chanting the insult during last night’s game with Rennes in St. Denis.

According to reports, Macron’s presence at the match had to be very carefully handled so he wouldn’t draw attention to himself and elicit a chorus of boos from the entire stadium.

via Video: French Football Fans Chant “Fuck You Macron!” — Infowars

Macron refuses to back US-EU trade deal over Paris Agreement – EU ignores him — Iowa Climate Science Education

 

French President Emmanuel Macron has snubbed trade talks between Brussels and the US over Donald Trump ‘s dismissal of climate change policies. But the EU is going ahead with negotiations regardless because all the other 27 member states gave them the green light. The young Frenchman attempted to speak for all of Europe before stating […]

via Macron refuses to back US-EU trade deal over Paris Agreement – EU ignores him — Iowa Climate Science Education

Videos: Yellow Vest Protesters in France Beaten For No Reason Whatsoever — Infowars

 

Despite media attention waning, police brutality against Yellow Vest protesters in France shows no sign of slowing, with two new videos depicting unprovoked violence that wouldn’t look out of place in a dictatorship.

In the first clip, shot in Toulouse, a police officer runs out of his vehicle before violently grabbing a man doing nothing other than washing his face. Another officer then whacks him over the head with a baton.

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France’s Yellow Vests hit streets for 17th time, protest at Paris airport as numbers dwindle — FOX News

French Yellow Vest protesters gather at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, Saturday, March 9, 2019. It was the 17th straight weekend of protests in Paris and other cities against the government’s economic policies, which are seen as favoring the rich..

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Will Yellow Vests protesters follow?! French President Macron to Kenya to UN climate summit to ‘engage member states & global ministers to implement climate policies’ —

French President Macron to attend UN forum in Nairobi French President Emmanuel Macron is expected in the country next week for the fourth session of the United Nations Environment Assembly (Unea-4). Mr Ado Lõhmus, a Unea special envoy, said at a press conference in Nairobi on Monday that President Macron will attend the opening…

via Will Yellow Vests protesters follow?! French President Macron to Kenya to UN climate summit to ‘engage member states & global ministers to implement climate policies’ —

The young ones — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

 

The young ones, darling, we’re the young ones. And young ones shouldn’t be afraid. Young dreams should be dreamed together. And young hearts shouldn’t be afraid. Cliff Richard How’s it all working out for the bright young things that were the future for our planet and the example to governments all around the world? Trudeau…

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Anti-Semitism stains the Yellow Vests — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

 

The French really are lousy at doing revolutions. As Whaleoil author Olivia Pierson has noted, compared to the American Revolution, the French Revolution ushered in not liberty, but a Reign of Terror that butchered many of the Enlightenment’s greatest thinkers and, finally, a megalomaniac military dictator. The 1848 Revolution wasn’t much better and worse, it…

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Thousands of yellow vest protesters take to the streets across France for a 15th weekend running —

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6737693/Thousands-yellow-vest-protesters-streets-France-15th-weekend-running.html Hundreds of yellow vest protesters – also known as gilet jaunes – held rallies around Paris and other cities Five separate demonstrations were organized in the French capital, which saw 4,000 protesters by 2 pm Support for the movement has ebbed in recent weeks as it has splintered and outbreaks of violence continue Tempers…

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Radical Idiots: French Intellectuals Braced For The End Of The World – ‘Thinking classes have embraced a new fad: the end of the world’ —

http://www.thegwpf.com/radical-idiots-french-intellectuals-braced-for-the-end-of-the-world/ Decades after French philosophers stopped fretting over existence, the thinking classes have embraced a new fad: the end of the world. Cited by converts from President Macron to pop singers and yellow-vest protesters, the doctrine of imminent apocalypse goes under the unlikely franglais name la collapsologie. State officials have attended a new university master’s course…

via Radical Idiots: French Intellectuals Braced For The End Of The World – ‘Thinking classes have embraced a new fad: the end of the world’ —

Italy’s spat with France shows the EU is at threat not of disintegration but of hijack — Conservative Home

While various prominent figures in Brussels occupied themselves with threatening Brexiteers with eternal damnation this week, they might perhaps have spent their time more productively somewhat closer to home. No doubt Donald Tusk and Guy Verhofstadt dislike the EU losing one of its largest members, but the union has other problems with the relationship between…

via Italy’s spat with France shows the EU is at threat not of disintegration but of hijack — Conservative Home

France’s Yellow Vest Movement Comes Of Age — peoples trust toronto

 

Authored by Harrison Stetler via TheNation.com, At its first “Assembly of Assemblies” in late January, this grassroots democratic revolt brought together many people who had never participated in politics. Yellow Vest protesters take part in a demonstration holding a banner that reads: “Angry but not fascist” in Paris, France on January 26, 2019. “The danger,” […]

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Unrest In France: No End In Sight — peoples trust toronto

 

Authored by Guy Millière via The Gatestone Institute, The third group is extremely large: it is the rest of the population. The upper class treat them as regrettable dead weight and expect nothing from them except silence and submission. Its members often have a hard time making ends meet. They pay taxes but can see […]

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Carbon Tax Ignorance — Iowa Climate Science Education

 

. . The ongoing civil unrest of the ‘Yellow Vests’ in France was triggered by a carbon tax proposal. Resistance to an unnecessary new tax isn’t surprising. PA Pundits – International By Craig Rucker ~ There’s a new push on to institute a carbon tax in America. This is folly. Bi-partisan folly. The carbon tax […]

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Yellow Vest Organizer “Handicapped For Life” By French Riot Police: Lawyer — peoples trust toronto

 

A 40-year-old French construction worker known for his role in organizing Yellow Vest protests has been “handicapped for life” after he was struck in the eye with a rubber police bullet, his attorney said Sunday. “He is in shock. He will be handicapped for life. It is a tragedy for him and his family,” said […]

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Six cautionary lessons from Macron’s France — Conservative Home

1. Maybe this new-party-with-a-charismatic-leader thing isn’t as easy as people imagined. Macron’s initial victory was stunning; he went from a standing start, to setting up a new party then sweeping to power in a matter of months. Inevitably, it set minds racing – what if someone could do the same here? What if…what if I…

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Irish Carbon Tax Rise In Doubt Following Yellow Vest Revolt In France — Iowa Climate Science Education

 

Irish MPs and senators are split over plans for a fourfold increase in carbon tax to put Ireland on course to meet its 2030 climate change targets, following the yellow vest protests in France. Hundreds join ‘yellow vest’ protest march in Dublin Fine Gael and Green Party members of the Oireachtas climate action committee want […]

via Irish Carbon Tax Rise In Doubt Following Yellow Vest Revolt In France — Iowa Climate Science Education

As Germany And France Come Apart, So Too Will The EU — peoples trust toronto

 

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, If we follow the logic and evidence presented in these seven points, we are forced to conclude that the fractures in France, Germany and the EU are widening by the day. When is a nation-state no longer a functional state? It’s an interesting question to ask of […]

via As Germany And France Come Apart, So Too Will The EU — peoples trust toronto

French President Deploying Police Armed with High Capacity Live Ammunition Weapons to Intimidate Carbon Tax Protestors — Iowa Climate Science Education

 

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Green globalist President Macron has deployed non specialist police armed with semi-automatic weapons with large magazines to try to intimidate yellow vest carbon tax protestors. French riot police are now using semi-automatic weapons with live ammunition against Yellow Vest protestors as Macron’s law and order crisis spirals Officers were filmed […]

via French President Deploying Police Armed with High Capacity Live Ammunition Weapons to Intimidate Carbon Tax Protestors — Iowa Climate Science Education

Launching national debate, Macron makes another faux pas about the poor — peoples trust toronto

 

http://bit.ly/2TRfXc9 January 15, 2019 GRAND-BOURGTHEROULDE, France (Reuters) – France’s Emmanuel Macron began a national debate on Tuesday meant to calm protests against high living costs, but he may have started on the wrong foot by suggesting some poor people were “screwing” with the system. The president paid a surprise visit to a village in Normandy […]

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