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Le Pen not an option as French far-left polls members on election round two

20 minutes agoNews : Reuters: World News

PARIS (Reuters) - Jean-Luc Melenchon, the far left candidate who came fourth in the first round of France's presidential election with nearly 20 percent of the vote, is polling core supporters on whether they will back centrist Emmanuel Macron in the second round.

Marine Le Pen Gets a Lift From an Unlikely Source: The Far Left

9 hours agoNews : NYTimes: News

Jean-Luc Mélenchon, the far-left fourth-place finisher in France’s presidential vote, has refused to back Ms. Le Pen’s centrist opponent in the runoff, giving her an opportunity.

France’s far-left failed to get its ‘Bernie Sanders’ elected. The far-right could be the winner.

yesterdayNews : BlogPost

PARIS — When far-leftist candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon failed to advance into the second round of the French election Sunday night, his supporters did not only bemoan the defeat of their Bernie Sanders. They also had to accept that their project to radically change French democracy seemed to have failed. At least for now. Four hours after exit polls […]

Obama Supports The Wrong Candidate In France's Election

Bernie Sanders’ crew supports progressive candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon Former US president Obama “wade[d] into the French election fight” on Thursday with a highly publicized phone call to French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron. Show More Summary

Mélenchon 2017 race echoes previous failings: close but not close enough

He softened his stance as support surged towards the end of the campaign, but in the end the great oration failed to muster votes In the end, Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s 2017 campaign for president ended like his previous gambit in 2012: a decent showing, a surge of support as the race tightened, but not quite enough when the results came in. Show More Summary

Melenchon, France's failed hard-left presidential candidate

2 days agoNews : The Newsroom

Jean-Luc Melenchon, who crashed out of France's unpredictable presidential election Sunday, is a fiery Communist-backed eurosceptic who had vowed to return "power to the people". Melenchon had enjoyed a late surge ahead of the first-round vote in an election marked by widespread disillusionment with the political class. Show More Summary

The First Round In The French Presidential Elections Marked A Political Earthquake

2 days agoNews : Huffington Post

PARIS ? The wait is finally over. At the end of a historic campaign, Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen decisively defeated Jean-Luc Mélenchon and François Fillon in the first round of the French presidential election. Sunday’s results are a landmark moment in France’s recent political history. Show More Summary

Latest French Election Polls 2017: Marine Le Pen, Emmanuel Macron Poised To Lead Results For President

There has perhaps never been more international interest in the latest French election polls than the 2017 presidential race on Sunday — and it’s still the first round. Marine Le Pen, Emmanuel Macron, Jean-Luc Mélenchon, and François...Show More Summary

FRENCH ELECTIONS: This is the worst case scenario for the markets

Bank of America Merrill Lynch's European economics team assessed the market impact of all six potential first-round outcomes. Marine Le Pen versus Jean-Luc Melenchon in the second round is the most market negative scenario. EmmanuelShow More Summary

Melenchon, France's 'unbowed' hard-left candidate

Jean-Luc Melenchon, a fiery Communist-backed eurosceptic vowing to return "power to the people" if he becomes France's next president, says he has mellowed after years spent giving the establishment a tongue-lashing. "I'm less of a hothead," the bespectacled 65-year-old said in a recent interview. Show More Summary

French elections 2017: disintegrating left-right divide sets stage for political upheaval

Squeezed by Jean-Luc Mélenchon on one side and Emmanuel Macron on the other, the presidential contest could mean destruction for the Socialist party French voters g o to the polls on Sunday in the first round of a presidential election...Show More Summary

A French Campaign Waged Online Adds a Wild Card to the Election

3 days agoNews : NYTimes: News

With his understanding of the web, Jean-Luc Mélenchon has extended the reach of his message and drawn the support of a new generation of online commentators.

Jean-Luc Mélenchon Is Not the French Bernie Sanders

The French leftist's views are much more extreme than the American's.

French Presidential Election, 2017: Marine Le Pen Vs Jean-Luc Mélenchon [Opinion]

The French presidential election of 2017 pits Marine Le Pen, the candidate of the far right National Front, against three other leading candidates: establishment liberal Emmanuel Macron, establishment conservative François Fillon and...Show More Summary

The betting odds for an anti-euro candidate winning the French election are eerily similar to Brexit

France is going to the polls on Sunday to vote in what is likely to be a highly contested presidential election. Four candidates, Emmanuel Macron, Marine Le Pen, Francois Fillon, and Jean-Luc Melenchon — are within percentage pointsShow More Summary

French election: Euro steady as caution dominates ahead of too-close-to-call vote

Marine Le Pen, Republican Francois Fillon, Communist-backed Jean-Luc Mélenchon and centrist Emmanuel Macron are all polling extremely closely

French presidential race looks tight — and a far-left Bernie-Sanders-like candidate has been surging

France’s eternal revolutionary, Jean-Luc Melenchon, man of the people, is sitting in the first-class carriage of the TGV (train à grande vitesse, or very fast train) returning to Paris from a meeting in the city of Rennes. His journeys crisscrossing France on the campaign trail for the nation’s...

Peace trumps fear for voters in French town where priest slain

In the working-class French town traumatised by last summer's jihadist murder of a priest, voters feel more in tune with radical left "peace" candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon than with anti-immigrant firebrand Marine Le Pen. The first jihadist...Show More Summary

The sorry spectacle of the French presidential election

A far-left candidate’s meteoric rise has given a surrealist hue to the already remarkable French presidential campaign. Heading toward the Sunday election, firebrand radical Jean-Luc Mélenchon is among four top candidates polling within a margin of just 4 percentage points. The outcome is too close...

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