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# macron - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Macron looks set to win a massive majority in French parliamentary elections
# Landslide
# Landslide

Macron looks set to win a massive majority in French parliamentary elections

Jun 18th 2017, 5:21 PM 7,687 Views 24 Comments

Turnout has been low across France as the country deals with its fourth national vote in less than two months.

# macron - Monday 12 June, 2017

'France is back': Macron smiling as rivals face crushing defeat in election
# Vive La France
# Vive La France

'France is back': Macron smiling as rivals face crushing defeat in election

Jun 12th 2017, 7:23 AM 12,819 Views 45 Comments

The French press, however, are focusing on the low turnout for yesterday’s election.

# macron - Sunday 11 June, 2017

French elections: Macron on the way to overwhelming majority
# Yes We Macron
# Yes We Macron

French elections: Macron on the way to overwhelming majority

Jun 11th 2017, 5:29 PM 31,267 Views 44 Comments

Macron has enjoyed a smooth start in the five weeks since he beat far-right candidate Marine Le Pen.

# macron - Monday 22 May, 2017

Macron to host Putin after Hollande said Russia's bombing could amount to war crimes
# Cyberattacks
# Cyberattacks

Macron to host Putin after Hollande said Russia's bombing could amount to war crimes

May 22nd 2017, 3:09 PM 7,779 Views 21 Comments

Macron’s aides accused the Kremlin of mounting a “smear campaign” against Macron.

# macron - Monday 15 May, 2017

These two EU heavyweights met today (and they want even more eurozone integration)
# Merkron
# Merkron

These two EU heavyweights met today (and they want even more eurozone integration)

May 15th 2017, 9:30 PM 13,816 Views 46 Comments

Chancellor Angela Merkel gave cautious support to Emmanuel Macron’s plans today.

# macron - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Emmanuel Macron has been sworn in as French president
# En Marche
# En Marche

Emmanuel Macron has been sworn in as French president

May 14th 2017, 11:57 AM 23,928 Views 52 Comments

‘The world and Europe need France now more than ever and they need a strong France with a sense of its own destiny.’

# macron - Saturday 13 May, 2017

The 4 big challenges Emmanuel Macron will face as president
# New Kid On The Bloc
# New Kid On The Bloc

The 4 big challenges Emmanuel Macron will face as president

May 13th 2017, 9:30 PM 12,981 Views 46 Comments

After defeating the far-right, the fight is just beginning for France’s youngest leader since Napoleon Bonaparte.

# macron - Friday 12 May, 2017

Opinion: 'Electing Macron last week could result in Le Pen winning the next election in 2022'
# French Elections
# French Elections

Opinion: 'Electing Macron last week could result in Le Pen winning the next election in 2022'

May 12th 2017, 6:10 AM 266 Views 65 Comments

Macron’s approach, is the failed strategy of austerity or neoliberalism, writes Julien Mercille.

# macron - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Macron promises 'revolution' as he unveils gender equal list of political outsiders
# Young Pretenders
# Young Pretenders

Macron promises 'revolution' as he unveils gender equal list of political outsiders

May 11th 2017, 8:40 PM 9,884 Views 21 Comments

“We aim to build a majority for change,” the president-elect said.

# macron - Monday 8 May, 2017

The beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning - What's next for Marine Le Pen?
# Et Maintenant
# Et Maintenant

The beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning - What's next for Marine Le Pen?

May 8th 2017, 5:05 PM 10,259 Views 32 Comments

Down but not out, Le Pen is hoping to use this election as a building block for the National Front party.

From Donald Trump to Michael D Higgins, there are lots of congrats for Emmanuel Macron today
# Landslide
# Landslide

From Donald Trump to Michael D Higgins, there are lots of congrats for Emmanuel Macron today

May 8th 2017, 7:26 AM 13,548 Views 45 Comments

Macron handsomely won the French presidency ahead of Marine Le Pen.

# macron - Sunday 7 May, 2017

'Tonight, France won': Macron defeats Le Pen to become the new French president
# Victoire
# Victoire

'Tonight, France won': Macron defeats Le Pen to become the new French president

May 7th 2017, 8:22 PM 71,262 Views 416 Comments

World leaders, including Taoiseach Enda Kenny, have hailed the result.

# macron - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Macron says hacked documents have been mixed with false ones to 'sow doubt and disinformation'
# French Election
# French Election

Macron says hacked documents have been mixed with false ones to 'sow doubt and disinformation'

May 6th 2017, 10:01 AM 12,865 Views 134 Comments

A flood of internal documents were released online last night, barely 24 hours before the election.

'France decides': Everything you need to know about this weekend's presidential election
# Explainer
# Explainer

'France decides': Everything you need to know about this weekend's presidential election

May 6th 2017, 6:30 AM 9,984 Views 32 Comments

Macron or Le Pen? The French people will decide what path their future will take tomorrow.

# macron - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Marine Le Pen plagiarised one of her rivals in a campaign speech last night
# Encore Une Fois
# Encore Une Fois

Marine Le Pen plagiarised one of her rivals in a campaign speech last night

May 2nd 2017, 1:01 PM 9,614 Views 38 Comments

Le Pen’s supporters brushed off claims she copied parts of a speech given two weeks ago by Francois Fillon verbatim.

# macron - Monday 24 April, 2017

Poll: Who would get your vote in the French presidential election?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who would get your vote in the French presidential election?

Apr 24th 2017, 8:07 AM 24,992 Views 108 Comments

France will go to the polls on 7 May.