Tag Archives: Marine Le Pen

Le Pen wants France’s National Front to be renamed ‘National Rally’ — The Crusader Journal

LILLE, France (Reuters) – French far-right leader Marine Le Pen proposed her National Front party be renamed the “National Rally” on Sunday, in a bid to shed a brand associated by many voters with racism and anti-Semitism and facilitate alliances with other parties. Speaking at a party congress meant to help her reassert her authority […]

via Le Pen wants France’s National Front to be renamed ‘National Rally’ — The Crusader Journal

#FakeHistory: CBS Analyst Says Holocaust Caused By Nationalism

 

Daily Wire, by Robert Kraychik, May 7, 2017: All the worst events of the 20th century took place because of the triumph of identity over idealism in Europe,” said Michael Gerson on Sunday’s Face The Nation, hosted by John Dickerson. In discussing France’s presidential election, Gerson implied that Marine Le Pen and National Front — nationalistic […]

via #FakeHistory: CBS Analyst Says Holocaust Caused By Nationalism — Aussie Conservative Blog

Le Pen loses to Macron in the French Presidential election

 

Marine Le Pen’s recent defeat to Emmanuel Macron in the French Presidential election, undoubtedly broke the hearts of populists across the Western world. For France was given a clear opportunity, to choose patriotism over the failed path of globalism. While France has experienced 21 Islamist terror attacks since 2015, and has a globalist President with an approval rating of just […]

via Le Pen loses to Macron in the French Presidential election — Aussie Conservative Blog

Why populists in France and the Netherlands failed despite Trump and Brexit

Supporters of right wing firebrands Geert Wilders of the Netherlands and Marine Le Pen of France claimed that the election of populist President Donald Trump and the British vote to leave the EU demonstrated global momentum in favour of nationalism and against globalisation and most particularly against the EU. Both candidates aggressively promoted anti Muslim migration…

via Why populists in France and the Netherlands failed despite Trump and Brexit — Kiwiblog

Jews hail Macron’s landslide win as “victory over hate”

 

(JTA) — Emmanuel Macron, the centrist candidate in the French presidential elections, beat the far-right candidate Marine Le Pen 65 percent to 34 percent in the final round Sunday, according to exit polls. The result marks both the best electoral result ever obtained by Le Pen’s National Front party — which leaders of French Jewry…

via Jews hail Macron’s landslide win as “victory over hate” — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc

Marine Le Pen Surging In The Polls 1 Week Before The French Election

Don’t look now, but Marine Le Pen is surging in the French polls. From Express: Recent moves by Ms Le Pen to appeal to a wider audience seem to be working as she has removed herself as the leader of the Front National party, and rebranded her campaign with the new motto “Choose France”. Pollster…

via Marine Le Pen Surging In The Polls 1 Week Before The French Election — Young Conservatives

My kind of centrist

A reader sent me this. Interesting that Le Pen’s economic policies are basically all leftwing. Macron may call himself a centrist but his policies look pretty good. They include: Deregulate labour market End 35 hour working week Unemployment insurance rather than welfare Cut $10b of spending Tax cuts of $10b Tags: French politics

via My kind of centrist — Kiwiblog

Le Pen Pulling in Support Among Young Voters

 

Ahead of the first round in the upcoming French Presidential election, this is good news. As while young Americans and British generally rejected the populist uprisings in their own countries, young French seem to have a better perspective on politics. Breitbart, Liam Deacon, March 12, 2017: Marine Le Pen is supported by a quarter of young […]

via Le Pen Pulling in Support Among Young Voters — Aussie Conservative Blog

The new battleground for conservative politics — aussieconservativeblog

Marine Le Pen once claimed that there was “no longer a left and right. Now there is only globalists and nationalists.” While these comments came some years ago, they have proved prophetic when considering the shifting identities of politics across the West. Of course, Left- wing and Right- wing remain commonly used labels, utilized by those who categorize according to traditional political […]

via The new battleground for conservative politics — aussieconservativeblog

Far-right candidate sees a France sans kippas, headscarves — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc

PARIS (AP) ” No more Muslim women in the Metro wearing the latest in headscarf attire. No more young Jewish boys in kippas dashing into the bakery for the family’s dinner baquette. Far-right leader Marine Le Pen’s plan to ban religious symbols from French streets if elected president this spring would dramatically alter the country’s…

via Far-right candidate sees a France sans kippas, headscarves — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc

They think Marine le Pen is their enemy when their real enemy is Islamic law

I follow the facebook page My Stealthy Freedom that posts photos of women’s risking imprisonment and even execution for not wearing the compulsory Hijab in Iran. You would think that they would be happy that French politician Marine le Pen refused to wear the hijab when pressured to do so in Lebanon, a country that…

via They think Marine le Pen is their enemy when their real enemy is Islamic law — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Never Give an Inch to Islam—Never!

COMMON SENSE: French Presidential candidate, Marine Le Pen, refused to wear a head scarf when meeting with Lebanon’s Muslim Mufti. This was a requirement for the meeting to take place, so it never occurred. Le Pen refused because wearing the scarf is an “act of submission” in Islam, and she had no intention of being […]

via Never Give an Inch to Islam—Never! — aussieconservativeblog

French Presidential Candidate Asked To Wear Burka In Meeting, Her Response Was LEGENDARY

Marine Le Pen is the leader of France’s National Front party which closely identifies with the overall populist movement we have seen in Europe over the past year or so. If you pay attention to polls, it looks like she is the frontrunner to become the next president of France. One of the biggest reasons?…

via French Presidential Candidate Asked To Wear Burka In Meeting, Her Response Was LEGENDARY — Young Conservatives

Marine le Pen tells Muslim cleric to stick it when asked to wear head scarf

Marine le Pen has told a Muslim cleric to shove it when she was asked to wear a head scarf in order to meet him: Marine Le Pen, the National Front leader, has provoked a row by refusing to wear a headscarf to meet an eminent Islamic scholar in Beirut. The French far-right presidential candidate…

via Marine le Pen tells Muslim cleric to stick it when asked to wear head scarf — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

French MP to Le Pen: Israel is ‘life insurance’ for Jews, we won’t renounce citizenship – Diaspora – Jerusalem Post

MP Meyer Habib blasts as unconstitutional, the far-right politician’s proposal to ban dual-citizenship – including French-Israeli. A French Jewish MP on Sunday reminded presidential candidate Marine Le Pen of “Europe’s unremitting debt to the Jewish people” after the far-right politician raised objections to dual-citizenship, which, if enforced, would require French Israelis to choose between the…

via French MP to Le Pen: Israel is ‘life insurance’ for Jews, we won’t renounce citizenship – Diaspora – Jerusalem Post — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc

French Jews ‘will have to give up dual Israeli citizenship’ if Marine Le Pen wins presidential election

Marine Le Pen Credit: JEFF PACHOUD/AFP David Chazan, Paris 10 February 2017 • 3:52pm French Jews holding dual Israeli citizenship will have to give up one of their nationalities if Marine Le Pen, the far-Right candidate, wins the presidential election this spring. The leader of the anti-immigration Front National said she would bar French nationals from…

via French Jews ‘will have to give up dual Israeli citizenship’ if Marine Le Pen wins presidential election — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc