France

France and in Europe: Revolutionary struggle to defeat nationalist reaction

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In April and May of this year, the presidential and legislative elections will be held in France. The Socialist Party has been in power for the last five years, under the presidency of François Hollande. It is not certain who will win the presidential election, which involves two rounds. What is certain, however, is that the vicious austerity policies and attacks on workers’ rights carried out by Hollande has led to a strengthening of all the right-wing parties, and especially of the nationalist and racist National Front, led by Marine Le Pen. (more…)

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