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Green Left Weekly
Belgium: Far left breakthrough in poll
Before May 25, there were no elected representatives of what is called the "radical" left in Belgium, unlike in other countries in Europe.
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Tue Jul 15, 2014
Amazon Trolls France's Anti-Competition Laws
The anti-Amazon bill, as it's known , requires the online retail giant to charge book buyers shipping fees for their online literature purchases.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Wall Street Journal
French Minister Urges Softening Austerity
France's Economy Minister on Thursday announced a EUR6 billion plan to stoke domestic demand and calm Socialist-Party ranks unhappy with President FranA ois Hollande's focus to date on deficit reduction.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
The Israel Lobby and French Politics
Jeffrey St. Clair on Hillary Clinton's miraculous rags-to-riches method of financial success; LA CONFIDENTIAL: Lee Ballinger on race, violence and inequality in Los Angeles; PAPER DRAGON: Peter Lee on China's military; THE BATTLE OVER PAT TILLMAN: David Hoelscher provides a 10 year retrospective on the changing legacy of Pat Tillman; MY BROTHER AND ... (more)
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The Washington Post
Zakaria: Fareed Zakaria: Identity, not ideology, is moving the world
Fareed Zakaria writes a foreign affairs column for The Post. He is also the host of CNN's Fareed Zakaria GPS and editor at large of Time magazine.
Government denies meddling in Sarkozy case
Paris - France's Socialist government on Thursday rejected claims it was using the justice system for political ends after ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy accused his enemies of being behind corruption charges.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Schulz back, parliamentary reconstitution continues
Martin Schulz was today elected for a second term as European Parliament President but nominations for other top jobs will keep new and re-elected MEPs busy this week.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Why Did France Swing To The Right?
In France, the far right Front National party, under its leader Marine Le Pen, finished on top in the recent European elections.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
France tourist tax rise condemned
French foreign minister Laurent Fabius has attacked plans to raise by more than five times hotel taxes paid by tourists, saying the move would be dangerous for tourism and France's stumbling economy.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The Monument Manouchian Group Desecrated By The Swastika
THE MONUMENT MANOUCHIAN GROUP DESECRATED BY THE SWASTIKA PRESS THE SOCIALIST PARTY On the night of June 24, 2014, in Marseille, the statue dedicated to Missak Manouchian and his resistance group was profaned the sign of the swastika.