Category Archives: Europe

France: It’s Le Pen vs. Macron

So, it will be Le Pen vs. Macron in the May run-offs: Mr Macron won 23.7%, while Ms Le Pen won 21.7%, French TV says. The two saw off a strong challenge from centre-right François Fillon and the hard-left Jean-Luc … Continue reading

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Caldwell: The French, Coming Apart

In City Journal, Christopher Caldwell has a superbly written piece on “The French, Coming Apart”, in which he looks at the dire situation in France through the work of Christophe Guilluy (hat tip: S. Sailer): [I]n a French political system … Continue reading

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This Week’s Terrorist Event in France

From an AP report on today’s terrorist attack in Paris, is this gem: Badi Ftaiti, a Tunisian-born mason who has spent three decades in Paris, said the attack that officials say left one police officer dead and another wounded didn’t … Continue reading

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The Battle For France

At TAC, Scott McConnell has an excellent piece on “The Battle For France”: Think what you will about America’s contentious identity politics; compared with France, the United States remains Mayberry, TV’s symbol of small-town innocence. We may have Black Lives … Continue reading

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Polish Government Will Not Allow ‘Bloody Harvest’ of Multiculturalism

Eastern Europe hasn’t been infected by P.C., and a healthy sense of white identity predominates. From Poland: The Polish interior minister affirmed Poland will not repeat the Western European policy of multiculturalism which he said has led to the “bloody … Continue reading

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BBC: The ‘Great Meme War’ in France

The BBC has a brief video news (opinion?) segment on meme war strategies spreading to France, on the eve of the French elections. The best line in the piece: “What About The Frog?” Regarding the ‘glass of milk’ meme, the … Continue reading

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Le Pen Criticizes Trump’s NATO Stance

Here is but one of the differences between someone with longstanding Alt-Right principles and someone without them: (CNN) – Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen criticized President Donald Trump Friday for his sudden embrace of NATO. “Undeniably he is … Continue reading

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Textbook Definition of ‘Irony’

Regarding the recent terrorist incident in Sweden (it’s getting harder to keep track): A Belgian psychologist and mother to an 18-month-old son, who worked with asylum seekers facing deportation, has been named as the first victim of last week’s terror … Continue reading

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The New Normal – Pt. 52,915

With everything else going on, we had a few more instances of the so-called ‘New Normal’. In Sweden: STOCKHOLM –  The Stockholm truck attack suspect from Uzbekistan was a rejected asylum-seeker who eluded authorities’ attempts to deport him by giving … Continue reading

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Roman Mosaics Discovered in Southern France

This story has some cool pix of the discovery: Archaeologists have unearthed part of an ancient Roman city in southern France, known as Ucetia. To date, the settlement had only be known by name, and this is the first time … Continue reading

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