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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…

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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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Greens call G7 a Failure Because Trump Skipped the Climate Change Meeting — Watts Up With That?

 

Guest essay by Eric Worrall President Macron’s G7, which was intended to focus on environmental issues, has been declared a failure because President Trump didn’t attend the climate meeting centrepiece. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres expressed hope that the UN could bypass President Trump by working directly with American local authorities. One empty chair at…

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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.

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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 […]

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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…

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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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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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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…

via Six cautionary lessons from Macron’s France — Conservative Home

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 […]

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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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Salvini Backs Yellow Vests Against Macron; Claims French President “Against His People” — peoples trust toronto

 

Italy’s Interior Minister Matteo Salvini and his coalition partner have announced their support for France’s Yellow Vest movement, accusing French President Emmanuel Macron of being “against his people.” “I support honest citizens protesting against a president who governs against his people,” Salvini said in a statement – while at the same time “firmly” condemning protesters who have […]

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France’s Macron reeling as tough stance against ‘yellow vests’ backfires — peoples trust toronto

 

http://bit.ly/2CT5OpI January 6, 2019 By Richard Lough and Caroline Pailliez PARIS (Reuters) – Emmanuel Macron intended to start the new year on the offensive against the ‘yellow vest’ protesters. Instead, the French president is reeling from more violent street demonstrations. What began as a grassroots rebellion against diesel taxes and the high cost of living […]

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French Generals Face Disciplinary Action After Accusing Macron of “Treason” For Signing UN Migration Pact — Infowars

 

French generals who signed an open letter accusing President Macron of “treason” for committing France to the UN migration pact are facing disciplinary action.As we reported last week, a letter written by General Antoine Martinez and signed by ten other generals, an admiral and a colonel, as well as former French Minister of Defense Charles…

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DEFEAT IN THE AIR AT THE UN CLIMATE CONFERENCE IN POLAND —

https://www.thegwpf.com/rupert-darwall-defeat-in-the-air-at-the-un-climate-conference/ By Rupert Darwall, The Wall Street Journal Reality has a way of fighting back. Ask Emmanuel Macron The latest climate talks ended here Saturday, a day late, with agreement largely reached on a rule book to implement the nonbinding Paris Agreement. The bigger story is how the United Nations climate process is losing its…

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Undeterred By Violent Protests In France, Trudeau Set To Implement Massive Carbon Tax — Daily Wire

Liberal hero and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, undeterred by the massive unrest in France à la the “Yellow Vest” movement, is set to implement a massive federal tax on carbon emissions by April. As France literally burns from weeks-long protesting over French President Emmanuel Macron’s now-abandoned fuel tax, Trudeau is sticking to his Climate…

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EU Proposes Widespread ‘De-Dollarization’ Initiatives — peoples trust toronto

In the most blatant and transparent reaction to Washington’s continued vassal-ization, the European Commission has reportedly formulated a plan to reduce the role of the dollar in international trade. Amid increasing tensions between Trump and various European leaders (cough Macron cough) and the ongoing threats of sanctions and tariffs, the European Commission plans to outline initiatives to […]

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Major protests in France, Belgium over green taxes — Your NZ

In what has been described as the worst unrest in decades in Paris protesters in France are revolting against carbon tax (fuel tax) rises, and growing dissatisfaction with the Government and President Emmanuel Macron. Protests appear to be rising from both the left and right of politics. Reuters: France’s Macron learns the hard way: green […]

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French President Emmanuel Macron LASHES OUT As Paris Rioters Damage Landmark — Daily Wire

French President Emmanuel Macron made it clear Sunday morning that he will no longer tolerate a rash of violent protests that have rocked Paris’s city center for the past several weeks, and promised that demonstrators — particularly those who defaced the famous Arc de Triomphe — will be “held responsible for their acts.”

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Macron’s popularity dips as French fuel tax revolt simmers — Iowa Climate Science Education

 

From Reuters November 18, 2018 / 6:26 AM / a day ago PARIS (Reuters) – Emmanuel Macron’s popularity took a further hit in recent weeks, according to a poll on Sunday, as fuel tax protests rumbled on across France in the latest sign of discontent with the president’s economic reforms. Only 25 percent of those […]

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Klavan: Is Nationalism As Bad As Macron Says? — Daily Wire

The romance between France’s Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump is officially over, with Macron issuing a stern rebuke to the idea of nationalism right in front of the president. So what’s going on here? Is nationalism as bad as Macron and other European leaders make it out to be? Andrew Klavan decided to take on…

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Macron Rips Nationalism. Then He Gets Slammed. — Daily Wire

On Sunday, gathered with other leaders including President Trump at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris to mark the 100th anniversary of World War I, in a seeming attack on Trump, French President Emanuel Macron offered his own perspective on nationalism, insisting that it was a betrayal of patriotism and that the patriotism is the…

via Macron Rips Nationalism. Then He Gets Slammed. — Daily Wire

Macron and Merkel – emotion and unity on Armistice Day centenary — Your NZ

Angela Merkel, the first German leader since World War 2 to visit the site where the World War 1 armistice site, has joined with French Prime Minister Emmanuel Macron in an emotional show of unity in events marking the centenary of Armistice Day. BBC: Macron and Merkel mark end of World War One French President […]

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Macron Says the “Epicenter” of the French Language is Now in Africa —

During a visit to Armenia, French President Emmanuel Macron said that the “epicenter” of the French language is now not in Paris, but in Africa. “The French language does not belong to any of us but belongs to everyone. She emancipated herself from her bond with the French nation to welcome all imaginaries,” said Macron.…

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Macron: “I Will Yield Nothing to Nationalists” —

French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday billed himself as the main opponent to hard-right, anti-immigration parties in Europe, seemingly relishing a challenge from Italy’s Matteo Salvini and Hungary’s Viktor Orban. Two of Europe’s most vocal anti-migrant politicians, the Hungarian prime minister and Italian interior minister on Tuesday criticised Macron as they vowed to work together…

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Failed Policies, Scandals, Migrant Violence Sink Macron —

 

When Emmanuel Macron was elected president of France in May 2017, he was portrayed as a reformer who was going to change everything in France and beyond. Fourteen months later, illusions are gone. The reforms carried out have been essentially cosmetic and failed to slow France’s sclerotic decline. Economic growth is close to zero: 0.2 per cent in the second…

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Italy says ‘arrogant’ France could become main enemy on migration — The Crusader Journal

PARIS (Reuters) – Italy on Saturday said “arrogant” France risked becoming its “No.1 enemy” on migration issues, a day before European leaders convene in Brussels for a hastily arranged meeting on the divisive topic. In answer to comments by French President Emmanuel Macron, who said migration flows toward Europe had reduced compared with a few […]

via Italy says ‘arrogant’ France could become main enemy on migration — The Crusader Journal

Merkel Backs Macron’s European Army Initiative — peoples trust toronto

German Chancellor Angela Merkel removed one of the biggest barriers to the creation of a European Army on Tuesday when she told a German newspaper that she supported the idea “in principle,” according to RT. “I am in favor of President Macron’s proposal for an intervention initiative,” the German chancellor told Frankfurter Allgemeine newspaper on […]

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Putin, Macron bond over shared unease at Trump’s actions — The Crusader Journal

By Michel Rose and Denis Pinchuk ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Friday found a common cause in their shared unease at U.S. President Donald Trump’s actions on Iran, climate change and international trade. France is at odds with the Kremlin over its annexation of […]

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