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San Antonio Express-News
It's OK to toss the suit and tie, French parliament saysFILE - In this June 27, 2017 file photo, French hard-left leader Jean-Luc Melen
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this June 27, 2017 file photo, French hard-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon, center with no tie, attends the opening session the National Assembly in Paris. The bureau overseeing rules at the National Assembly decided Wednesday July 19, 2017... Read more
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Rappler
French military chief resigns after row with Macronde Villiers's departure triggered howls of indignation from the opposition. Th
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
de Villiers's departure triggered howls of indignation from the opposition. The leader of the hard-left France Unbowed, Jean-Luc Melenchon, called it an "enormous mistake" on Macron's part. De Villiers's leaked remarks about the budget were... Read more
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dna
French military chief resigns after row with Macronde Villiers's departure triggered howls of indignation from the opposition. Th
dna / Posted 6 days ago
de Villiers's departure triggered howls of indignation from the opposition. The leader of the hard-left France Unbowed, Jean-Luc Melenchon, called it an "enormous mistake" on Macron's part. De Villiers's leaked remarks about the budget were... Read more
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DW
France's army chief resigns over Macron's budget cuts |member Damien Abad, who sits on the parliamentary defense committee, blamed Mac
DW / Posted 7 days ago
member Damien Abad, who sits on the parliamentary defense committee, blamed Macron's "excessive authoritarianism." Jean-Luc Melenchon, the leader of the far-left France Unbowed movement, opined that de Villers' was correct to speak... Read more
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The Manila Times
French military chief quits after Macron rowdefense committee, blamed Macron’s “excessive authoritarianism” in a tweet. Th
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
defense committee, blamed Macron’s “excessive authoritarianism” in a tweet. The leader of the hard-left France Unbowed, Jean-Luc Melenchon, was also sharply critical, noting that de Villers’ budget remarks to parliament had been made behind... Read more
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Irish Examiner
French left-wing leader Melenchon probed over assistant jobs | Irish Examiner Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 05:53 pm France's leading left-w
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 05:53 pm France's leading left-wing politician - a vocal opponent of President... Read more
8d
Belfast Telegraph
French left-wing leader Melenchon probed over assistant jobs Jean-Luc Melenchon during a campaign meeting in Marseille (AP) France's le
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Jean-Luc Melenchon during a campaign meeting in Marseille (AP) France's leading left-wing politician - a vocal opponent of... Read more
8d
Channel NewsAsia
French far-left leader pulled into EU parliamentary assistants probeparliamentary funds by members of a number of French political parties has been
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
parliamentary funds by members of a number of French political parties has been extended to include far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon, a judicial source said on Tuesday. The preliminary investigation - already targeting members of France's... Read more
8d
The Star
French far-left leader pulled into EU parliamentary assistants probeparliamentary funds by members of a number of French political parties has been
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
parliamentary funds by members of a number of French political parties has been extended to include far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon, a judicial source said on Tuesday. The preliminary investigation - already targeting members of France's... Read more
9d
The Forward
6 Reasons Why Emmanuel Macron’s Holocaust Speech Matterswas invited despite objections on Muslim websites, by the Communist Party and t
The Forward / Posted 9 days ago
was invited despite objections on Muslim websites, by the Communist Party and the party of the far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon — although the invitation came from the CRIF federation of French Jewish communities and not by the Elysee... Read more
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17d
Reuters
French conservative heavyweight Pecresse to lead political splinter groupFrancois Hollande's presidency - made worse by the emergence of France Unbowed,
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
Francois Hollande's presidency - made worse by the emergence of France Unbowed, a leftist movement led by the charismatic Jean-Luc Melenchon. Hollande's prime minister, the pro-business Manuel Valls, has quit the party, as has Benoit Hamon, who... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
French conservative heavyweight Pecresse to lead political splinter groupFrancois Hollande's presidency - made worse by the emergence of France Unbowed,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
Francois Hollande's presidency - made worse by the emergence of France Unbowed, a leftist movement led by the charismatic Jean-Luc Melenchon. Hollande's prime minister, the pro-business Manuel Valls, has quit the party, as has Benoit Hamon, who... Read more
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The Star
French conservative heavyweight Pecresse to lead political splinter groupFrancois Hollande's presidency - made worse by the emergence of France Unbowed,
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
Francois Hollande's presidency - made worse by the emergence of France Unbowed, a leftist movement led by the charismatic Jean-Luc Melenchon. Hollande's prime minister, the pro-business Manuel Valls, has quit the party, as has Benoit Hamon, who... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
France unveils pro-business reform programmeet the deficit target but said some planned tax cuts would be postponed. The
Manila Standard Today / Posted 21 days ago
meet the deficit target but said some planned tax cuts would be postponed. The leader of the radical left France Unbowed, Jean-Luc Melenchon, accused Macron of pushing a liberal EU-backed line that “is sinking France and strangling Greece.” “We... Read more
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21d
Swissinfo
French far-left leader calls day of protest, says Macron drunk on powerPARIS (Reuters) - French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon called on Wednesday
Swissinfo / Posted 21 days ago
PARIS (Reuters) - French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon called on Wednesday for a nationwide day of protest next week against government plans for spending cuts and pro-business tax and labour reforms. Melenchon, a failed presidential candidate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
French far-left leader calls day of protest, says Macron drunk on powerPARIS: French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon called on Wednesday for a nati
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
PARIS: French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon called on Wednesday for a nationwide day of protest next week against government plans for spending cuts and pro-business tax and labour reforms. Melenchon, a failed presidential candidate earlier... Read more
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21d
The Star
French far-left leader calls day of protest, says Macron drunk on powerPARIS (Reuters) - French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon called on Wednesday
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
PARIS (Reuters) - French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon called on Wednesday for a nationwide day of protest next week against government plans for spending cuts and pro-business tax and labour reforms. Melenchon, a failed presidential candidate... Read more
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21d
Reuters
French far-left leader calls day of protest, says Macron drunk on powerof the vessel, whilst at sea on July 4, 2017. Picture taken July 4, 2017. REUT
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
of the vessel, whilst at sea on July 4, 2017. Picture taken July 4, 2017. REUTERS/Fred Tanneau/Pool French politician Jean-Luc Melenchon, head of 'La France Insoumise' speaks with journalists as he walks along the port in Marseille, France,... Read more
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21d
dna
French far-left leader calls day of protest, says Macron drunk on powerFrench far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon called on Wednesday for a nationwide
dna / Posted 21 days ago
French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon called on Wednesday for a nationwide day of protest next week against government plans for spending cuts and pro-business tax and labour reforms. Melenchon, a failed presidential candidate earlier this year... Read more
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21d
The Manila Times
France unveils debt-cutting, pro-business reform planmeet the deficit target but said some planned tax cuts would be postponed. The
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
meet the deficit target but said some planned tax cuts would be postponed. The leader of the radical left France Unbowed, Jean-Luc Melenchon, accused Macron of pushing a liberal EU-backed line that “is sinking France and strangling Greece.” “We... Read more
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22d
TheBull
France unveils debt-cutting, pro-business reform planmeet the deficit target but said some planned tax cuts would be postponed. The
TheBull / Posted 22 days ago
meet the deficit target but said some planned tax cuts would be postponed. The leader of the radical left France Unbowed, Jean-Luc Melenchon, accused Macron of pushing a liberal EU-backed line that "is sinking France and strangling Greece." "We... Read more
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22d
Geelong Advertiser
French PM urges end to spending addictionbelow the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 22 days ago
below the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per cent of national income over five years. Jean-Luc Melenchon, head of the far-left party France Unbowed, and far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen accused... Read more
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22d
News.com.au
French PM urges end to spending addictionbelow the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
below the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per cent of national income over five years. Jean-Luc Melenchon, head of the far-left party France Unbowed, and far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen accused... Read more
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22d
Weekly Times
French PM urges end to spending addictionbelow the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per
Weekly Times / Posted 22 days ago
below the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per cent of national income over five years. Jean-Luc Melenchon, head of the far-left party France Unbowed, and far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen accused... Read more
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22d
Herald Sun
French PM urges end to spending addictionbelow the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per
Herald Sun / Posted 22 days ago
below the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per cent of national income over five years. Jean-Luc Melenchon, head of the far-left party France Unbowed, and far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen accused... Read more
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22d
Adelaide Now
French PM urges end to spending addictionbelow the EU’s cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per
Adelaide Now / Posted 22 days ago
below the EU’s cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per cent of national income over five years. Jean-Luc Melenchon, head of the far-left party France Unbowed, and far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen accused... Read more
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22d
The Courier Mail
French PM urges end to spending addictionbelow the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
below the EU's cap this year and he would target cuts in spending by three per cent of national income over five years. Jean-Luc Melenchon, head of the far-left party France Unbowed, and far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen accused... Read more
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Swissinfo
PM says time to end France's addiction to spendinganyone that he wasn't responsible too," said Christian Jacob, head of conservat
Swissinfo / Posted 22 days ago
anyone that he wasn't responsible too," said Christian Jacob, head of conservative party The Republicans in parliament. Jean-Luc Melenchon, head of the far-left party France Unbowed, and far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen accused... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Macron says he will lift France's state of emergencyfear Macron is trying to amass too much power organized protests over Monday's
Hawaii News Now / Posted 23 days ago
fear Macron is trying to amass too much power organized protests over Monday's event. Lawmakers from the far-left party of Jean-Luc Melenchon and communists decided not to attend the speech in protest against what they call a "presidential... Read more
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Business Standard India
Emmanuel Macron seeks to cut number of France MPs by a thirdthe Communist Party and some MPs from a small centrist faction boycotted his sp
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
the Communist Party and some MPs from a small centrist faction boycotted his speech. France Unbowed's firebrand leader Jean-Luc Melenchon accused Macron of "crossing a line with the pharaonic aspect of his presidential monarchy" and called for... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
French police foil Bastille Day plot to assassinate Emmanuel Macronfor long-term solutions.Critics boycott in protest of 'presidential monarchy'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 days ago
for long-term solutions.Critics boycott in protest of 'presidential monarchy' Politicians from the far-left party of Jean-Luc Melenchon and communists decided not to attend the speech in protest against what they called a "presidential... Read more
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dna
Macron to slash France's MPs by a third as part of politicalthe Communist Party and some MPs from a small centrist faction boycotted his sp
dna / Posted 23 days ago
the Communist Party and some MPs from a small centrist faction boycotted his speech. France Unbowed's firebrand leader Jean-Luc Melenchon accused Macron of "crossing a line with the pharaonic aspect of his presidential monarchy" and called for... Read more
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Aljazeera
Macron vows to lift France's state of emergencyfear Macron is trying to amass too much power organised protests over Monday's
Aljazeera / Posted 23 days ago
fear Macron is trying to amass too much power organised protests over Monday's event. Lawmakers from the far-left party of Jean-Luc Melenchon and communists decided not to attend the speech in protest against what they call a "presidential... Read more
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dna
Macron says he will lift France's state of emergencyfear Macron is trying to amass too much power organized protests over Monday's
dna / Posted 23 days ago
fear Macron is trying to amass too much power organized protests over Monday's event. Lawmakers from the far-left party of Jean-Luc Melenchon and communists decided not to attend the speech in protest against what they call a "presidential... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Macron says he will lift France's state of emergencyfear Macron is trying to amass too much power organized protests over Monday's
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
fear Macron is trying to amass too much power organized protests over Monday's event. Lawmakers from the far-left party of Jean-Luc Melenchon and communists decided not to attend the speech in protest against what they call a "presidential... Read more
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DW
Emmanuel Macron wants to cut French parliament by third, streamline legislature |speech - the former seat of French kings - has caused some consternation, with
DW / Posted 23 days ago
speech - the former seat of French kings - has caused some consternation, with critics citing it as evidence of a growing concentration of power. Former presidential candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon accused Macron of instituting a "Jupiterian monar... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Hyper president’ Macron picks regal setting for rare speech— as the backdrop for his victory party in May and hosted Russia’s President Vl
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
— as the backdrop for his victory party in May and hosted Russia’s President Vladimir Putin for talks in Versailles. Jean-Luc Melenchon, the rebellious leader of the leftist France Unbowed, accused “Macron the pharaoh” of crossing a line in... Read more
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Reuters
Far-left French lawmakers to boycott key speech by 'Pharaoh-like' Macronintends to use the occasion to set the tone of his presidency just over a month
Reuters / Posted 27 days ago
intends to use the occasion to set the tone of his presidency just over a month after his election. But leftwing firebrand Jean-Luc Melenchon, who leads the 17-strong 'France Unbowed' group in parliament, said the Congress showed Macron's intent to... Read more
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EuroNews
Macron's Bastille Day invite to Trump sparks debatechange and that he can be brought back into the deal. A far-left political lea
EuroNews / Posted 27 days ago
change and that he can be brought back into the deal. A far-left political leader and former presidential candidate, Jean-Luc Melenchon, has already spoken out against Trump’s visit to Paris, echoing similar opposition that has been voiced... Read more
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express
Trump keeps Macron on his toes as he refuses to confirm or deny invitation to Francecandidate said on Wednesday. "We will host him with dignity as he is the presi
express / Posted 28 days ago
candidate said on Wednesday. "We will host him with dignity as he is the president of the United States, but no he is not welcome. That's clear," Jean-Luc Melenchon, leader of the France Unbowed movement, told Europe 1 radio.Rela... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Leaders Condemn Capitalism - Africa or Liberia, Which Way?newspaper, he concluded that capitalism "is a dismal failure." In Europe, Fren
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
newspaper, he concluded that capitalism "is a dismal failure." In Europe, French Democratic presidential candidate Mr. Jean Luc Melenchon wants his government to have a role in the economy; current German Chancellor; Mrs. Angela Merkel stated... Read more
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The Age
Emmanuel Macron heralds a new era, but can he run a country?of political disillusionment in France. And two experienced and canny opponent
The Age / Posted 1 months ago
of political disillusionment in France. And two experienced and canny opponents won seats in parliament: leftist maverick Jean-Luc Melenchon and far-right Front National leader Marine Le Pen. So far Macron has been in handshake mode. Now he needs... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Emmanuel Macron heralds a new era, but can he run a country?of political disillusionment in France. And two experienced and canny opponent
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 1 months ago
of political disillusionment in France. And two experienced and canny opponents won seats in parliament: leftist maverick Jean-Luc Melenchon and far-right Front National leader Marine Le Pen. So far Macron has been in handshake mode. Now he needs... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Passing Of The Pelosi Erathe ruling Socialist Party’s candidate run fifth, with 6 percent, the votes of
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
the ruling Socialist Party’s candidate run fifth, with 6 percent, the votes of the rightist Le Pen and far left-Communist Jean-Luc Melenchon together topped 40 percent. It is the flanks of European politics that seem still to be hard and growing,... Read more
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The Hindu
Keeping the ‘Sixth Republic’ on trackthe Socialists and their allies have been reduced from 284 to a mere 44 seats!
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
the Socialists and their allies have been reduced from 284 to a mere 44 seats! The far-left Le France Insoumise led by Jean-Luc Melenchon has done well by winning 17 seats while the far-right National Front has improved its standing from two... Read more

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