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French MPs to Vote on Tough Anti-Terror Law

PARIS, France — French lawmakers will vote Tuesday on a tough new counter-terrorism law designed to end the country’s two-year state of emergency, though critics say it will expand police powers at a cost to civil liberties.

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PICS: Nationalists Clash With Hard Left In Dover… 13 Arrests

A march by various nationalist groups in Dover ended with the burning of the European Union (EU) flag, with organisers shouting: “Send that to Merkel”!  Britain’s National Front group, alongside affiliated organisations, planned to march through Dover on Saturday afternoon to protest the


Nationalist Vs. Hard Left Showdown Over Migrants Planned In Dover

An alliance of nationalist groups is planning a demonstration in Dover this weekend, dubbed “Stop the Fakeugees and Gimmigrants”. They will be met by numerous ‘Anti-Fascists’ and ‘Anti-Racist’ groups – hard left protesters with equally, if not more violent histories. The event will be


Marine Le Pen Eyes Gains In Depressed French North

DENAIN, France – The northern French town of Denain has been a left-wing bastion for generations. Not any more. The feeling that mainstream politicians have failed runs high amid the 20,000 inhabitants of a place where the poverty rate, as

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Slate: Marine Le Pen’s Far Right Seize the Moment in France

Jonathan Laurence, and associate professor of political science at Boston College and nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, writes in Slate that Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s National Front political party, is “ready to seize the moment” after Wednesday’s Islamist massacre at the offices of satire magazine Charlie Hebdo.