France’s ‘Far Right’ Gathering Support…on the Left

Posted by John Rosenthal

According to polling data, new National Front leader Marine Le Pen could do even better in the upcoming French presidential elections in 2012 than her father Jean-Marie famously did in 2002. Moreover, at least part of the surge of support for Marine Le Pen appears to be coming not from the “moderate right,” as represented by President Nicolas Sarkozy and his Union for a Popular Movement (UMP), but precisely from the left.

For the details, see my new report on Pajamas Media here.

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