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#National Front

# national-front - Thursday 16 August, 2018

'Paddy Cosgrave was wrong to invite Le Pen - and wrong to use Northern Ireland in his justification'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Paddy Cosgrave was wrong to invite Le Pen - and wrong to use Northern Ireland in his justification'

Aug 16th 2018, 7:00 AM 19,959 Views 47 Comments

David McCann, an expert on the politics of peace, can not equate Marine Le Pen with the stakeholders of Northern Ireland.

# national-front - Thursday 9 November, 2017

French woman fakes her own kidnapping to hide affair from boyfriend
# Extreme Measures
# Extreme Measures

French woman fakes her own kidnapping to hide affair from boyfriend

Nov 9th 2017, 10:34 PM 37,420 Views 15 Comments

25-year-old Sandy Gaillard came up with the ruse last July.

# national-front - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Neo-Nazi leader quits movement, comes out as gay and describes Jewish heritage
# Feelings Of Guilt
# Feelings Of Guilt

Neo-Nazi leader quits movement, comes out as gay and describes Jewish heritage

Oct 18th 2017, 10:13 AM 24,458 Views 40 Comments

Kevin Wilshaw admitted to a violent past and said being gay with Jewish heritage was incompatible with the far-right movement.

# national-front - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Frenchwoman on trial for helping migrant lover smuggle into Britain
# Calais
# Calais

Frenchwoman on trial for helping migrant lover smuggle into Britain

Jun 27th 2017, 9:33 AM 11,018 Views 0 Comments

She bought a small boat for €1,000 and towed it to a beach from which he and two friends took off across the Channel.

# national-front - 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 10,280 Views 32 Comments

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

# national-front - Saturday 29 April, 2017

If Marine Le Pen wins election, her prime minister will be a far-right eurosceptic
# Two Of A Kind
# Two Of A Kind

If Marine Le Pen wins election, her prime minister will be a far-right eurosceptic

Apr 29th 2017, 3:30 PM 11,786 Views 67 Comments

Could a Frexit be on the cards?

# national-front - Monday 24 April, 2017

Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of her party
# National Front
# National Front

Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of her party

Apr 24th 2017, 7:55 PM 48,737 Views 115 Comments

The far-right candidate is taking on Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election.

# national-front - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Marine Le Pen refuses to pay back €300,000 in EU funds
# France
# France

Marine Le Pen refuses to pay back €300,000 in EU funds

Feb 1st 2017, 3:40 PM 20,476 Views 50 Comments

Meanwhile, her challenger in the presidential election also faces an investigation.

# national-front - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'End of playtime': Marine Le Pen wants to ban 'foreigners' from state schools
# Migrants
# Migrants

'End of playtime': Marine Le Pen wants to ban 'foreigners' from state schools

Dec 8th 2016, 12:53 PM 20,538 Views 94 Comments

She later clarified that she only wanted to block education for illegal immigrants.

# national-front - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Another big name has thrown his support behind Donald Trump

Another big name has thrown his support behind Donald Trump

Feb 28th 2016, 3:47 PM 28,050 Views 53 Comments

Jean-Marie Le Pen, the founder of the French National Front party, has gotten behind the candidate.

# national-front - Sunday 13 December, 2015

The rise of France’s far-right has their opponents so worried they're teaming up
# National Front
# National Front

The rise of France’s far-right has their opponents so worried they're teaming up

Dec 13th 2015, 12:59 PM 13,680 Views 77 Comments

Marine Le Pen’s party topped the popular vote last week.

# national-front - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Uproar as Sarkozy ally calls France a 'white race' country
# Right Wing
# Right Wing

Uproar as Sarkozy ally calls France a 'white race' country

Oct 8th 2015, 7:34 AM 11,149 Views 52 Comments

Nadine Morano, a former minister, has been removed from a list of candidates for upcoming regional elections.

# national-front - Friday 21 August, 2015

'It's dirty to kill your own daddy': France's far right-wing party is at war
# A Family Affair
# A Family Affair

'It's dirty to kill your own daddy': France's far right-wing party is at war

Aug 21st 2015, 5:04 PM 9,032 Views 15 Comments

There is no love lost between the Le Pens.

# national-front - Monday 13 April, 2015

Far right's Le Pen pulls out of elections over fight with his daughter
# No Love Lost
# No Love Lost

Far right's Le Pen pulls out of elections over fight with his daughter

Apr 13th 2015, 11:55 AM 9,054 Views 33 Comments

The National Front founder has had a fierce public spat with his daughter Marine.

# national-front - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

France's far-right political dynasty in crisis after 'gas chamber comments'
# Love And War
# Love And War

France's far-right political dynasty in crisis after 'gas chamber comments'

Apr 8th 2015, 8:08 PM 18,455 Views 31 Comments

Marine Le Pen is trying to force her father out of the party he founded.

# national-front - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

'Brian Hayes has lost the run of himself since he moved to Brussels'
# Lashing Out
# Lashing Out

'Brian Hayes has lost the run of himself since he moved to Brussels'

Dec 17th 2014, 6:06 PM 33,524 Views 193 Comments

Sinn Féin has hit back at the Fine Gael MEP’s criticism of the party’s attitude towards the European Union.

# national-front - Monday 16 July, 2012

Oh, THAT swastika: Madonna sued over concert video of French politician
# Bad Sign
From The Daily Edge
# Bad Sign

Oh, THAT swastika: Madonna sued over concert video of French politician

Jul 16th 2012, 9:29 AM 8,627 Views 21 Comments

The French far-right has taken exception to having their leader’s face displayed with a Nazi symbol on the forehead.

# national-front - Monday 18 June, 2012

French elections: Hollande's Socialists win control of parliament
# France
# France

French elections: Hollande's Socialists win control of parliament

Jun 18th 2012, 8:12 AM 1,188 Views 2 Comments

The victory in parliamentary run-offs means the new President will have an easier time getting new legislation passed.

# national-front - Monday 11 June, 2012

France's Socialist Party poised to take parliamentary majority
# French Elections
# French Elections

France's Socialist Party poised to take parliamentary majority

Jun 11th 2012, 8:50 AM 841 Views 12 Comments

President Francois Hollande’s parliamentary majority will give him the opportunity to push through budget and tax reforms, and to move away from austerity towards growth.

# national-front - Monday 7 March, 2011

Le Pen takes surprise lead in French presidential polling
# France
# France

Le Pen takes surprise lead in French presidential polling

Mar 7th 2011, 8:34 AM 855 Views 1 Comment

The president of the National Front, and daughter of its divisive founder, is the most popular candidate for president.