Friday, 21 April 2017
‘I Want to Lead France, Not Europe’: Le Pen Asks for EU Flag to Be Removed From TV Debate
Marine Le Pen has again outlined her anti-EU stance. This time she refused to give an interview next to an EU flag, on a French chat show.
The EU is a bad idea. Every country is different and they cannot simply be lumped together - especially Southern Europe vs Northern Europe.
Presently the unemployment rate in France is 10.5%, which is not particularly good, and probably underrepresents reality which would favour Front National.
And a lot of what Le Pen has said makes sense, even among the LGBT community, especially when faced with ongoing Islamist terrorism:
Le Pen Vows to Stop All Immigration Temporarily/ French Election Banter
[Posted at the SpookyWeather blog, April 21st, 2017.]