NEOLIBERAL ex-minister Emmanuel Macron will be sworn in as France’s new president on Sunday following an election victory marked by record abstention.
Final results showed that the former banker, whose En Marche! party was founded little more than a year ago, won 66 per cent of...
Tuesday 9th May 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
DEFEAT for Marine Le Pen in the French presidential election was the most important outcome, no matter how excitedly the forces of neoliberalism greet Emmanuel Macron’s victory.
His posture as a political outsider, “neither left nor right,” will convince only those...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
Communists warn workers not to trust Le Pen
Monday 8th May 2017
Fascist Le Pen gets hostile treatment on the election trail
Saturday 6th May 2017
False-hearted rivals Macron and Le Pen battle to capture workers’ votes
Tuesday 2nd May 2017
FORMER France great Zinedine Zidane says people should do anything they can to avoid having fascist candidate Marine Le Pen win the presidency.
The Real Madrid coach said he was “far from all these ideas, from this National Front. So we need to do everything to avoid...
Saturday 29th Apr 2017
posted by Morning Star in Sport
The situation is grave for France but there is new hope for a reinvention of the left, says PIERRE LAURENT
Friday 28th Apr 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Macron beats Le Pen in tight first round of presidential race
Tuesday 25th Apr 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
by Felicity Collier
ANTI-FASCIST campaigners protested outside the French embassy in London last night against the “sickening” second-place result for Marine Le Pen in the first round of France’s presidential elections.
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) accused the...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
THE first round of the French presidential election represents a missed opportunity, not only for the people of France but for the working class of Europe.
Jean-Luc Melenchon came within a whisker of going into the run-off against either Emmanuel Macron or National Front leader Marine...