This French City Knows Le Pen Well and Sees Her Getting Stronger – Bloomberg

Hopefully she seals the deal and can help end the fever dream that has gripped Europe.

Marine Le Pen’s potent mix of old-school left-wing economics and diatribes against immigrants resonates in this part of the country — and has brought the National Front closer than ever before to taking power in France. While the Parisian elite is detached from the day-to-day battle with nationalism, the ruling class in the regional capital of Perpignan has been battling to keep its voters away from extremists for decades.


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