Monday, March 26, 2012

An Imaginary Speech

Jean Quatremer imagines a speech on Europe that François Hollande might have given in order to reveal what he calls the "vacuity" of both major parties in regard to the construction of European institutions. If only history were made by inspiring speeches ...

DSK mis en examen

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn a été mis en examen lundi soir pour "proxénétisme aggravé en bande organisée" dans le cadre de l'affaire du Carlton de Lille.

First Post-Toulouse Polling

The latest IFOP "rolling" poll results show Sarkozy with an 0.5 percentage point gain in the second round, but he still loses to Hollande 53.5 to 46.5. These are "rolling" results, however, so that only a part of the sample reflects updated results from post-Toulouse polling. Other poll results should clarify the situation when they are released throughout the week.