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Introduction: Every day in unimaginable ways, prominent leaders from the left and the right, from bankers to Parisian intellectuals, are fabricating stories and pushing slogans that denigrate presidential candidate Marine Le Pen.…

They obfuscate her program, substituting the label ‘extremist’ for her pro-working class and anti-imperialist commitment. Fear and envy over the fact that a new leader heads a popular movement has seeped into Emmanuel “Manny” Macron’s champagne-soaked dinner parties. He has good reason to be afraid: Le Pen addresses the fundamental interests of the vast- majority of French workers, farmers, public employees, unemployed and underemployed youth and older workers approaching retirement.

The mass media, political class and judicial as well as street provocateurs savagely assault Le Pen, distorting her domestic and foreign policies. They are incensed that Le Pen pledges to remove France from NATO’s integrated command – effectively ending its commitment to US directed global wars. Le Pen rejects the oligarch-dominated European Union and its austerity programs, which have enriched bankers and multi-national corporations. Le Pen promises to convoke a national referendum over the EU – to decide French submission. Le Pen promises to end sanctions against Russia and, instead, increase trade. She will end France’s intervention in Syria and establish ties with Iran and Palestine.

Le Pen is committed to Keynesian demand-driven industrial revitalization as opposed to Emmanuel Macron’s ultra-neoliberal supply-side agenda.

Le Pen’s program will raise taxes on banks and financial transactions while fining capital flight in order to continue funding France’s retirement age of 62 for women and 65 for men, keeping the 35 hour work-week, and providing tax free overtime pay. She promises direct state intervention to prevent factories from relocating to low wage EU economies and firing French workers.

Le Pen is committed to increasing public spending for childcare and for the poor and disabled. She has pledged to protect French farmers against subsidized, cheap imports.

Marine Le Pen supports abortion rights and gay rights. She opposes the death penalty. She promises to cut taxes by 10% for low-wage workers. Marine is committed to fighting against sexism and for equal pay for women.

Marine Le Pen will reduce migration to ten thousand people and crack down on immigrants with links to terrorists.

Emmanuel Macron: Macro Billionaire and Micro Worker Programs

Macron has been an investment banker serving the Rothschild and Cie Banque oligarchy, which profited from speculation and the pillage of the public treasury. Macron served in President Hollande’s Economy Ministry, in charge of ‘Industry and Digital Affairs’ from 2014 through 2016. This was when the ‘Socialist’ Hollande imposed a pro-business agenda, which included a 40 billion-euro tax cut for the rich.

Macron is tied to the Republican Party and its allied banking and business Confederations, whose demands include: raising the retirement age, reducing social spending, firing tens of thousands of public employees and facilitating the outflow of capital and the inflow of cheap imports.

Macron is an unconditional supporter of NATO and the Pentagon. He fully supports the European Union. For their part, the EU oligarchs are thrilled with Macron’s embrace of greater austerity for French workers, while the generals can expect total material support for the ongoing and future US-NATO wars on three continents.

Propaganda, Labels and Lies

Macron’s pro-war, anti-working class and ’supply-side’ economic policies leave us with only one conclusion: Marine Le Pen is the only candidate of the left. Her program and commitments are pro-labor, not ‘hard’ or ‘far’ right – and certainly not ‘fascist’.

Macron, on the other hand is a committed rightwing extremist, certainly no ‘centrist’, as the media and the political elite claim! One has only to look at his background in banking, his current supporters among the oligarchs and his ministerial policies when he served Francois Holland.

The ‘Macronistas’ have accused Marine Le Pen of extreme ‘nationalism’, ‘fascism’, ‘anti-Semitism’ and ‘anti-immigrant racism’. ‘The French Left’, or what remains of it, has blindly swallowed the oligarchs’ campaign against Le Pen despite the malodorous source of these libels.

Le Pen is above all a ’sovereigntist’: ‘France First’. Her fight is against the Brussels oligarchs and for the restoration of sovereignty to the French people. There is an infinite irony in labeling the fight against imperial political power as ‘hard right’. It is insulting to debase popular demands for domestic democratic power over basic economic policies, fiscal spending, incomes and prices policies, budgets and deficits as ‘extremist and far right’.

Marine Le Pen has systematically transformed the leadership, social, economic program and direction of the National Front Party.

She expelled its anti-Semites, including her own father! She transformed its policy on women’s rights, abortion, gays and race. She won the support of young unemployed and employed factory workers, public employees and farmers. Young workers are three times more likely to support her national industrial revitalization program over Macron’s ‘free market dogma’. Le Pen has drawn support from French farmers as well as the downwardly mobile provincial middle-class, shopkeepers, clerks and tourism-based workers and business owners.

Despite the trends among the French masses against the oligarchs, academics, intellectuals and political journalists have aped the elite’s slander against Le Pen because they will not antagonize the prestigious media and their administrators in the universities. They will not acknowledge the profound changes that have occurred within the National Front under Marine Le Pen. They are masters of the ‘double discourse’ – speaking from the left while working with the right. They confuse the lesser evil with the greater evil.

If Macron wins this election (and nothing is guaranteed!), he will certainly implement his ‘hard’ and ‘extreme’ neo-liberal agenda. When the French workers go on strike and demonstrators erect barricades in the streets in response to Macron’s austerity, the fake-left will bleat out their inconsequential ‘critique’ of ‘impure reason’. They will claim that they were right all along.

If Le Pen loses this election, Macron will impose his program and ignite popular fury. Marine will make an even stronger candidate in the next election… if the French oligarchs’ judiciary does not imprison her for the crime of defending sovereignty and social justice.

(Republished from The James Petras Website by permission of author or representative)
• Category: Foreign Policy, Ideology • Tags: France, Marine Le Pen, Neoliberalism 
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  1. Parbes says:

    A really good article… Kudos to Petras!

  2. Brabantian says: • Website

    An EU-funded survey says 61% of French youth – 50% + across the EU as a whole – are ready to join rebellion & revolution … they apparently see voting as a pointless sham. European-Union-sponsored survey of ages 18-34 was called ‘Generation What’ … A sign of hope? Or youthful posturing & bluster?

    Europe’s youth don’t care to vote – but they’re ready to join a mass revolt … Around 580,000 respondents in 35 EU countries were asked the question: Would you actively participate in large-scale uprising against the generation in power if it happened in the next days or months? … More than half of 18- to 34-year-olds said yes

    Image charting the survey results – ‘Would you join a large-scale uprising against the government?’

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  3. Renoman says:

    Go Marine!

    • Replies: @Mohammed Cohen
  4. Altai says:

    This is why all the economic populists will inevitably be labelled right-wing. The ‘left’ is incapable of dealing with the crisis of neoliberalism, because the most effective tool of neoliberalism, mass immgration, is now held as utterly sacrosanct by them. Thus any salves by the ‘left’ or ‘far-left’ (Hi Syriza and your blanket amnesty of illegal immigrants at a time of 40% unemployment in Greece!) will be temporary at best. No amount of welfare will make up for increased unemployment, lowered wages, a lack of housing, a lack of affordable family foundation and ethnic displacement. It makes me sick when I see so-called socialists making energetic campaigns to stop failed asylum seekers being deported.

    The modern ‘left’ is totally anti-working class in every dimension. Only they do adore welfare as a form of charity to dull the effects of mass migration (Though it is likely now more an accelerant of it) and corporatists are fine with it because they pay less from tax increases than they make in outsourcing and insourcing.

    And the modern left is like this because it is so thoroughly middle class, there are so many reasons for this, but the reality is what it is. So they get confused and ponder why the working class is ‘voting against it’s own interests’. It’s painful to watch. One’s ethnic group having a majority and centrality in it’s homeland is the most valuable thing imaginable. The wealthy whites who sneer pay an exorbitant tax to insulate their children and raise them among their own kind, but don’t ever seem to realise.

    The part that irks me the most is their disdain for native working class for various, often exaggerated, PC defects and then praise newcomers who have even worse pathologies. Maybe they don’t recognise it, but they hate the native working class because they are of their society and thus a threat whereas outsiders can be safely brought in like strike breakers. (They think)

  5. bjondo says:

    Le Pen will become the next French pres.

    Macron will return to the gay bars.

    • LOL: Z-man
  6. Like most Americans, I knew little about Le Pen, but became an admirer after seeing this short video clip of her crushing CNN’s famous neocon Christiane Amanpour promoting World War III with Russia. Note Amanpour’s propaganda technique of proclaiming falsehoods and then asking for a comment:

  7. wayfarer says:

    Brother Nathanael, has Marine Le Pen’s back!

    • Replies: @Z-man
  8. I believe in absolute gains, instead of relative gains. I was told that makes me a neoliberal.

  9. The antisemitism of old Le Pen was just two statements:
    – the gas chambers are just a footnote in history
    – the German occupation was relatively benign.
    Both statements are objectively true.
    Le Pen’s crime is denying the unique holocaust.
    He’s not the only one, a USA Indian has the same view
    Ward Churchill, ‘A Little Matter of Genocide, Holocaust and Denial in the Americas, 1492 to the Present’, San Francisco 1997
    Ward Churchill, a professor of Boulder university, also fell into disgrace.
    Estimates of how many Indians died as a result of the coming of white man go to 100 million.

  10. @Carlton Meyer

    FN wants normal relations with Russia, as the Dutch parties PVV and FVD.
    This does not suit the USA war mongers.
    These war mongers, is my suspicion, are not afraid of a nuclear war in Europe.
    We are.

  11. edNels says:
    @Carlton Meyer

    Neocon/lib Amanpour’s ridiculous stilted rambling questions, and odd facial expressions. big and intimidating. Too many American TV viewers vicariously enjoy the bullying techniques used on guests. But not everybody!

    • Agree: jacques sheete
  12. The big issue is why Le Pen’s popularity seems to have tanked, even though opinion polls suggest most French people support immigration restrictionism.

    The usual explanation is MSM brainwashing, which no doubt plays a part, but if people are so easily influenced by the media, why haven’t they been brainwashed into supporting more immigration?

    In my personal experience, people say they won’t vote for nationalist candidates like Le Pen for two reasons:

    1. they’re dejected working class people who distrust all politicians (including nationalists) and can’t be persuaded to turn up and vote

    2. they’re cautious middle-class people who want less immigration but are afraid politically inexperienced outsiders will mess up the economy and social services.

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  13. Z-man says:

    Good ol’ Brother Nat.

  14. Avery says:
    @Carlton Meyer

    {Note Amanpour’s propaganda technique of proclaiming falsehoods and then asking for a comment:}

    Keen observation.

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  15. Z-man says:
    @Carlton Meyer

    Amanpour isn’t a Neocon, per say, as she isn’t genetically a Jew. However since she married and had an offspring with a Jew and from this interview’s tone she now qualifies. lol She is also a beast to look at or listen to. (Grin)

  16. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    “Le Pen rejects the oligarch-dominated European Union and its austerity programs, which have enriched bankers and multi-national corporations. Le Pen promises to convoke a national referendum over the EU – to decide French submission. Le Pen promises to end sanctions against Russia and, instead, increase trade. She will end France’s intervention in Syria and establish ties with Iran and Palestine.”

    Do you remember anybody from recent history who also made similar lofty promises, but found himself neutered by invisible rulers?

    France (that hypocrite nation) is a proud part of the western civilisation, which thrives on hegemony. So, LePen-the-cursed will not do anything to change that fundamental world order. Therein lies the rub.

  17. Z-man says:

    As for Marine Le Pen I don’t like her but I like her ideas. Hopefully she will win, which will be good for Trump as it will bolster him from the ‘Deep State’.
    Trump/Putin/Le Pen Axis Da!

    She expelled its anti-Semites

    Troubling. (Grin)

    • Replies: @truthtellerAryan
  18. anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    Estimates of how many Indians died as a result of the coming of white man go to 100 million.

    True but misleading. Most of those deaths were due to accidentally introduced diseases. North America, in particular, was largely emptied out by waves of new diseases that struck down tribes that had never seen or heard of the white man.

    Yes, there was some fighting, though much of it was factional rather than racial — eg, the abused slaves of the Aztecs sided with the Spaniards for good reason…. the Spaniards, at least, weren’t cannibals (except in the transubstantiational sense.) Yes, there were a few cases where — after the vast accidental wipeout — whites noticed the disease vulnerability of the natives and intentionally exploited it (smallpox tainted blankets).

    But even if none of the deliberate massacres had been done, the demographics wouldn’t look much different — a Europe teeming with starving peasants simply wasn’t going to stay put while the recently-emptied North America sat mostly idle. Nature abhors a vacuum and adverse-possession laws exist for a reason.

    Today, of course, whites in Europe and America contracept themselves to extinction and then bitch and moan about Moslem and Mexican invasion…. silly people. At least the American Indians didn’t do it to themselves.

    • Replies: @hyperbola
  19. Avery says:

    One does not have to be genetically a Jew to be a Neocon, although as has been pointed out before, most US-Neocons are Jewish-Americans.

    One of the worst Neocons is Cheney: Anglo-Saxon stock Christian.
    Cheney is probably the most responsible for the destruction of Iraq, the deaths of some 500,000+ Iraqis (killed and murdered), and the unnecessary deaths of about 4,500 American KIA and who knows how many 10s of 1,000 WIA, crippled, vegetative-states…..

    Rumsfeld: Anglo-Saxon stock Christian.
    There are a whole bunch of others like them.

  20. naro says:

    Le Pen will win the election. She is not a hater.

  21. @jilles dykstra

    The antisemitism of old Le Pen was just two statements:

    Thanks for that info.

    In a probably similar fashion the anti-war aviation hero, Lindbergh, is also to this day smeared as an anti-Semite mainly because of one superb speech* he delivered in Des Moines, Iowa, on September 11, 1941 as a representative of the America First Committee.

    It apparently contained too much truth and to this day the man is branded and vilified in the usual fashion and with the usual results including blind acceptance by the masses of the ever gullible denizens of the Land of the Liars.


    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
    , @annamaria
  22. Pandos says:

    She’s beautiful.

    • Replies: @truthtellerAryan
  23. @jilles dykstra

    “Estimates of how many Indians died as a result of the coming of white man go to 100 million.”

    I assume you mean by the that the highest estimate of “Indian” deaths (deliberate and collateral and not net of any Indian lives saved) for the entire New World directly attributable to colonizers from all of Europe.

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  24. Andevro says:

    I am praying for Marine Le Pen to win, for the sake of the French people and for peace and justice in the world. Godspeed Marine!

    • Agree: Seamus Padraig
  25. @unpc downunder

    If you had followed French news you would realise that it is true what USA senator Moynihan wrote ‘victims are never convinced by propaganda that they’re not victims’.
    The blame rests not solely on French Muslims, French governments ignored the assimilation problem, but ordinary French bear the consequences, especially the poorer ones who cannot escape neighbourhoods where they no longer feel at home.
    Unemployed, and those paid low wages as a result of immigration, have the same feelings.

  26. Yak-15 says:

    Why is the retirement age for women 3 years earlier than men’s when women outlive men by 10 years on average?

  27. Agent76 says:

    May 1, 2017 Marine Le Pen is gaining on Emmanuel Macron

    French far-right leader Marine Le Pen tells supporters she is counting on them and to “stay free” by denying Emmanuel Macron the presidency. Report by Pascale Davies.

  28. Che Guava says:

    Well, Mr. Petras is full of surprises.

    After his mad claim about how the Reds in China bravely fought our invading soldiers and the nationalists did not (as several other astute commenters stated, the reverse was the case in general), we have this article full of good sense.

    As a former member of the Alliance Francaise (only former because my French became useless except for reading through disuse), I would love to see Marine win the election.

    She may have kicked her dear father out of honorary party office, but he says that he will, of course, vote for her.

    What is Macron?

    A cipher of nothingness.

    His policies as announced are simply harmful.

    … and, what is he, really? Just a very strange jellyfish of enforcing globalism, and a ‘wife’ or beard with a bad wig and massive plastic surgery.

    I pray that he will lose, my prayer may be in vain. The epicentre of official France in Tokyo is two or so kilometres away from my tiny flat, they are mainly govt. subsidised, also always to have noses in the air.

    If they vote, maybe Macron.

    To Mr. Petras. you are really old left, cheers from me, of a similar background.

    As for the mythos of the CPC, I have a new neighbour, Chinese. He is not stupid, so I asked him if he knew of the opera, the White-Haired Girl, or the ballet, the Red Detachment of Women. Probably the best works of the Cultural Revlution.

    He has a vague idea of the latter.

    • Replies: @vinteuil
    , @NoseytheDuke
  29. Alden says:

    Married to a Jew? So that’s how she got her job.

    • Replies: @Z-man
  30. Interesting article, but the headline confused me. Where are the 20 truths? Or is that some kind of expression not to be taken literally? Cheers.

  31. Wally says:

    “There are a whole bunch of others like them.”

    A hasbarist has spoken

    The “whole bunch” are a laughable drop in the bucket in comparison.

    The True Cost of Parasite Israel
    Forced US taxpayers money to Israel goes far beyond the official numbers.

    How to Bring Down the Elephant in the Room

    • Replies: @Avery
  32. @jacques sheete

    In my recollection Lindbergh openly in a speech accused USA jewry of preparing for war.
    He could not prove this at the time, we now know that Brandeis en Frankfurter did a lot of preparation.
    Bruce Allen Murphy, ‘The Brandeis/Frankfurter Connection, The Secret Political Activities of Two Supreme Court Justices’, New York, 1983

    When the for war essential Lend Lease Law was dicussed in congress in vain it was asked who wrote the law, it was Frankfurter.
    The law had of course nothing to do with lend or lease, war material and food is seldom returned.
    The law gave FDR a free hand in shipping war material to anyone he liked.

    It was a long time before I discovered what the prime recipient, GB, had to pay.
    It was dissolution of the British empire.
    R.F. Harrod, ‘THE PROF, A personal memoir of Lord Cherwell’, London, 1959
    Harrod was an economist.

    The 1937 diary of Frankfurter disappeared from a library, my suspicion is that it revealed too much, 1937 was an essential year for preparation.

    The USSR paid in blood, but got E Europe.

  33. Wally says:
    @jilles dykstra

    “Estimates of how many Indians died as a result of the coming of white man go to 100 million.”

    Absolute leftist nonsense, there’s not shred of proof for that.

    ‘Noble savages’ debunked, excerpt from:

    And what about indigenous peoples, living in a state of harmony with the Eden-like environment? Well, they never did. On this continent, the newly arrived people who crossed the land bridge almost immediately set about wiping out hundreds of species of large animals, and they did this several thousand years before the white man showed up, to accelerate the process. And what was the condition of life? Loving, peaceful, harmonious? Hardly: the early peoples of the New World lived in a state of constant warfare. Generations of hatred, tribal hatreds, constant battles. The warlike tribes of this continent are famous: the Comanche, Sioux, Apache, Mohawk, Aztecs, Toltec, Incas. Some of them practiced infanticide, and human sacrifice. And those tribes that were not fiercely warlike were exterminated, or learned to build their villages high in the cliffs to attain some measure of safety.

  34. @Jim Bob Lassiter

    Ward Churchill, ‘A Little Matter of Genocide, Holocaust and Denial in the Americas, 1492 to the Present’, San Francisco 1997
    Churchill is not very clear when he writes about numbers.
    Seems to me the 100 million is just for N, but I may be wrong.
    The other book about massacres is
    Ronald Wright, ‘Stolen Continents, Conquest and Resistance in the Americas’, 1992, London
    Vine Deloria, jr, ‘Red Earth, White Lies, Native Americans and the Myth of Scientific Fact’, 1995, New York
    Whatever the exact numbers
    John R. Cook, ‘The Border and the Buffalo, An untold story of the south western plains’, 1907, 1989, Austin, Texas
    how the extermination of the buffalo was part of the plan for the extermination of the Indians.
    One more
    Stan Hoig, “The Sand Creek Massacre’, Oklahoma, 1961, 1982

  35. @Z-man

    Change to: “Amanpour isn’t a neocon per se,…”

    (That’s Latin. It’s a dead language once spoken by dead white dudes. After the Fall of their Empire, their empire and subsequently, their language, fractured into many diverse and vibrant pieces now called French, Italian, Spanish, etc.)

    Expressions from this Dead White Dude language are still used by Living White Dudes, especially in fancy cultural districts such as medicine and law, where the goal is not showing off, but linguistic precision. “Per se” means “for (or “in”) itself”.

    • Replies: @Z-man
  36. Z-man says:

    Actually, Neocon or as I prefer Neocohen, lol, is a term for liberal, mostly Jew-ish (99.1%), opinion makers who saw the writing on the wall in the 1960’s that turning ‘conservative’ was the way to go to control ‘the debate’ in the future. They eventually hijacked the GOP and then even the Tea Party movement to suit their goals. It started with Kristol the elder, look it up.
    Now ‘by-pass’ Cheney and ‘rummy’ Rumsfeld were old time Rebublicans so even though they follow the Neocon party line they are not technically Neo’s since they were conservative to begin with.

  37. vinteuil says:
    @Che Guava

    “…the opera, the White-Haired Girl, or the ballet, the Red Detachment of Women. Probably the best works of the Cultural Revolution…”

    To say nothing of the “Yellow River Concerto!”

    Those were the days.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  38. Avery says:

    {A hasbarist has spoken}

    My feelings are hurt.

    btw: aren’t you the revisionist, denialist neo-Nazi nut who claims your Nazi forebears did not murder millions of Untermenschen?
    You know, Slavic peoples, Jews, Gypsies, etc, etc.
    Because supposedly it is ‘scientifically impossible’?

  39. Z-man says:

    LOL, actually she had already become well known when she married James Rubin, a connected landsmen (can they be any not connected ones) from the Clinton administration. She probably has more ‘mojo’ than him but if I were him I wouldn’t complain. Actually after seeing her latley I would! (wink)

  40. @Avery

    AngloZionists, as Saker would call them. There’s also another term that comes to mind: shabbos goyim.

  41. Nobody said she was perfect, any more than Trump.

    Marine Le Pen supports abortion rights and gay rights.

    Like that’s going to revitalize the West. Most working people in most places question these far more than the corporate leaders do. I mean, would she– or Petras– side with the Indiana pizza parlor, or with Tim Cook?

    She promises to cut taxes by 10% for low-wage workers.

    Never mind taxes. She needs to cut competition from aliens.

    She opposes the death penalty.

    Even for Arabs? Come on, now! Another minus.

    Marine is committed to fighting against sexism and for equal pay for women.

    So she’s against setting much higher minimum wages for women than for men, as trade unions supported 100 years ago?

    As with Trump, I hope she wins. But only because she’s made more of the right enemies.

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  42. Anon • Disclaimer says:

    Regardless of whether you think the deaths were deliberate or not — and I think mostly not — it’s not really deniable that about 90% of the indigenous population died in the first decade after contact due to exposure to diseases to which they’d had no immunity.

    It’s not crazy thing think that the human population of two large continents inhabited for 10,000-plus years would have a population in the millions. Maybe 100 million is too high but it’s not ridiculous, nor it is “leftist.”

    Your desire to exculpate white people would seem to be clouding your judgment a tad.

  43. bjondo says:

    jewcons and jewpets

  44. @Che Guava

    There’s plenty of ammo for you to use against him but why attack his wife? It just makes you look bad. I too think it’s a weird situation but I really don’t care about her at all. Like you, I too hope that Marine is victorious.

  45. annamaria says:
    @jacques sheete

    It is almost entertaining to see the Holocaust purist of ziocon predilection to perform various contortionist tricks or go dead silents (like the “righteous” ADL) re the US collaboration with neo-Nazis in Ukraine. Nuland-Kagan’s new friends are proud to wear Nazi insignia and to profess Nazis ideology:
    Where is the Simon Wiesenthal Center and where is the Anti-Defamation League and such to make noises about Kagans clan’ collaboration with the neo-Nazis??

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  46. That Le Pen expelled her father from the party for the ethereal crime of ‘anti-Semitism’ is both revealing and troubling. She may end up becoming the French version of Trump.

    Did her father harm or threaten to harm anyone for being Jewish?


    Her father committed speech infractions and numerous thought-crimes concerning European history where Jews were involved. Oh the horrors! But Mr. Le Pen refused to buckle or conform. So he had to go. Steve Banon got a similar, one-way ticket, too. Following that, Kushner took over and Trump’s inner hawk emerged.

    Marine Le Pen–like Trump–will end up compromising the very people she was elected to represent in order to please the entrenched opposition. This includes the radical Left as well as the billionaire bankers–both of whom are rife with the children of Zion.

    In the event Le Pen gets elected, watch for immediate and widespread protests as well as violence. She will get the Trump treatment from all sides.

    Covertly-funded SJWs will take to the streets. All the cameras and journalists who matter will lend a sympathetic ear. ‘Stop Racism’. ‘Stop Fascism’. ‘Eradicate anti-Semitism’.

    Le Pen’s outreach to Palestine and Iran will eventually be sabotaged, just as Trump’s noise about peace and US non-intervention in the Middle East was.

    ‘Iran funds terrorists!’ “Hamas refuses to recognize Israel’s right to exist” blah blah blah.

    Trump has now seen the light. It took less than 100 days for his conversion. He is now under neocon supervision. Le Pen will bend also.

    The sad charade will continue.

  47. @Reg Cæsar

    The main goal of FN is France to be governed in Paris, not is Brussels, or in fact in Berlin.

  48. @Mark Green

    ” Her father committed speech infractions and numerous thought-crimes concerning European history where Jews were involved. ”

    Indeed, thought crimes, truth does not matter any more these days.
    ‘1984’ began many years ago.

  49. @Wally

    The land bridge theory no longer exists.
    In the Bighorn Mountains continous habitation was archeologically proved for 30.000 years.
    Same in S America, also habitation long before the supposed land bridge.
    As to the noble savages, conflicts between Indian tribes did exist, but fights were very limited, in a fight at most a few deaths.

    The Inca empire was established by force, but once it existed it seems to have functioned quite well, avoiding famines through food storage.
    It was extremely well organised, they used records, numbers, but scientists suspect that the knotted records were more than numbers, was a language.

    Ronald Wright, ‘Stolen Continents, Conquest and Resistance in the Americas’, 1992, London

    Charles C. Mann, Ancient Americans, Rewriting the History of the New World’, 2005, London, ( 1491: New Revelations of the Americas before Columbus, 2005, New York)

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  50. @Mark Green

    If Marine wins, she will not bend.
    No Deep State here, Brexit is in progress, we do not want war with Russia, since we will be the victims, and our cultures still exist.
    Dissatisfaction with EU,NATO and the USA is widespread.

    • Replies: @annamaria
  51. Z-man says:
    @Eustace Tilley (not)

    Thank you for the correction, professor.

    • Replies: @Eustace Tilley (not)
  52. @Mark Green

    Old Le Pen had to sidelined, he loves being the enfant terrible.

  53. @annamaria

    You dare to endanger the cozy jobs for the son and son in law of Biden and Kerry ?

  54. @Wally

    The Aboriginals of Arnhem Land in N Austalia to this day live in their paradise.
    Their paradise is so unhealthy for us that we never destroyed it.

    • Replies: @NoseytheDuke
  55. RodW says:

    When I could still vote in the UK, I voted Green. I didn’t like their immigration policies at all, but everything else I agreed with. I had assumed from what I saw in the media that Le Pen was some sort of right wing monster, but when I took the trouble to read her platform, it was almost exactly like the U.K. Greens but with a more realistic immigration policy. I’d vote for her. On that basis, I predict that she’ll win this time.

  56. Dutch Boy says:

    And what exactly does being pro-choice and pro-gay rights have to do with being pro-working class?

  57. @Avery

    Nothing new, used in any political debate.
    Therefore since 1980 or so I never follow them any more.
    What the criteria are for becoming a winner, the press always knows who has won, no idea.

  58. annamaria says:
    @jilles dykstra

    Agree. If she wins, the globalists would organize mass protests, for sure. Even more expected would be an attempt on her life.
    Marine is a highly intelligent and principled person, unlike the purely American product – businessman and real estate mogul – Donald Trump. The Lobby and other Friends of Israel would not forgive her disagreements with the ZUSA projects for the Middle East and Russia.
    “The vast majority of French Jews are celebrating Emmanuel Macron’s first-round victory in the presidential runoff:” “EUROPEAN JEWISH LEADERS CALL LE PEN ‘DANGEROUS’
    And of course, there is an open meddling in French elections by Israel. “Israeli president denounces Le Pen’s comments:”
    “Israeli politicians across the political map boast of friendship with the French presidential candidate, expressing their support ahead of the second round of elections.”

  59. Blake says:

    “Marine le Pen exposed”: her dad Jean-Marie took part in operation with israeli army in the Sinai, her mother revealed he was funded by a zionist military industry mogul Marcel Dassault. National front have the same lawyer as JDL. Her partner is a zionist jew….

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  60. Best wishes to the French deplorables. May they win the election and may their candidate not be a fool like Trump.

  61. @Pandos

    Marine is beautiful, yes. Amanpour, trans, the voice, the expression, pretentious….uggghhhh

    • Replies: @Seamus Padraig
  62. @Z-man

    Good for Trump? Trump conned us into believing in a great America, he’s more Zionist than Zionists. His true picture is still downloading. Just wait for those 1363 days. We are spiraling fast to Ziocon’s Black Hole……

    • Replies: @Z-man
  63. Marine Le Pen is a true patriot, she’s for France’s interest. We are in chains. Whatever our cuck politicians promise before elections is all for the office. Their sworn allegiance is the Knesset with approval from AIPAC. If you cross the Zionists you’re toast. All ziocons knew Trump was theirs. He’s proving to be a true slave. I hope I’m wrong

  64. @jilles dykstra

    The Aboriginals of Arnhem Land in N Austalia to this day live in their paradise thanks to the generous welfare provided by money defrauded from other states. For instance, the Northern Territory government receives almost \$5 from the Federal Government for every \$1 they collect (Goods and Services Tax) from the people who live there. The state of Western Australia receives only about 33c back for every dollar that they collect from Western Australians.

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  65. @truthtellerAryan

    Hey, if you think Marine is hot, you should take a gander at her niece, Marion Maréchal-Le Pen:
    She’s also the youngest French MP ever:

  66. @jilles dykstra

    The main goal of FN is France to be governed in Paris, not is Brussels, or in fact in Berlin.

    Now that’s an alien concept to Americans. The last thing the trumpenproletariat wants is to be governed in, or from, Washington. Or Los Angeles, New York City, Chicago, etc.

    I imagine a lot of people with names ending in -stra would rather not be governed from the Hague, either.

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  67. @Z-man

    De rien, mon petit ecolier.

    • Replies: @Z-man
  68. woodNfish says:

    Propaganda, Labels and Lies

    The European Left is taking its cues from the amerikkkan Left, which includes mostly all of the press. Only the useful tools and grubers believe the lies – fascists like Tom Engelhardt and Nomi Prins.

  69. @Reg Cæsar

    We stra’s etc. have an above average influence in The Hague.

  70. @NoseytheDuke

    My impression is different, but I’ve never been there.

  71. @Blake

    In my subjective view Marine realised that in order ever to president she could not have too many enemies.
    So she, on the surface, became friends with as many groups as possible.
    Her goal is in essence that France will become an independent nation again, governed in France, in Paris.
    If, when elected, French jews will allow her to do that, fine, of not, she will push them aside.
    Dassault is just employment.
    The number of French jews in relation to Muslims is low, and they are well assimilated.
    On top of that, there are many intellectuals among them.
    Muslims, on the other hand, are not assimilated, high unemployment, do not accept France as an in principle secular country.
    But, like Trump, the proof of the pudding is in the eating, if ever, in Marine’s case.

  72. @Renoman

    I was one of the original sinner in supporting Marie’s father before she came on the political scene of France. The sequence of events across the so called “civilized West” has come to a junction where the few with billions are hatefully looking at the commoners and only place for these elite class is to hide in their pre-planned hideouts in far places where the dysfunctional highly secure communities will house these criminals. Marie Le Pen, I hope, doesn’t turn out to be the disgusting Trump (regretfully, I voted for the swine). Behind every grass root masses of a country, I suspect there’s a Rothchild street map of how and when to exploit the huddled and frustrated masses who are the fodder to the billionaires and their evil doings! As the truthful utterances of the elites states “”If I were reincarnated, I would wish to be returned to Earth as a killer virus to lower human population levels” -Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh”. Plans are underway now, implemented by the New World Order Elite, to depopulate the planet’s 6-7 billion people to a manageable level of between 500 million and 2 billion. Death, and the management of who lives and who dies, has become the central organizing principle of the 21st century. India throws out Bill Gates for poisoning thousands with vaccination. Mark Zuckerberg gets into vaccination to reduce global population. Robert Zubrin, The Truth About DDT and Silent Spring, exposes the fraud behind Rachel Carson’s The Silent Spring and the banning of DDT.

    “To only a few chemicals does man owe as great a debt as to DDT. It has contributed to the great increase in agricultural productivity, while sparing countless humanity from a host of diseases, most notably, perhaps, scrub typhus and malaria. Indeed, it is estimated that, in little more than two decades, DDT has prevented 500 million deaths due to malaria that would otherwise have been inevitable.” Drive to depopulate the planet has been underway since the late part of the 19th. century and today this pace is faster than before. Marie Le Pen I hope takes care of French people by withdrawing from the Rothchild master plan of creating the EU!

    • Replies: @jilles dykstra
  73. Z-man says:

    So is Marine Le Pen. But don’t be discouraged that much, Donald just met with Mahmoud Abbas and he said he had a ‘great’ meeting with old Mahmoud. So let’s not jump the gun, but I understand where you’re coming from.
    As always beware the power of the Cabal.

    • Replies: @truthtellerAryan
  74. @Mohammed Cohen

    Do you have any proof for what you are writing here ?

  75. @Z-man

    Hi Z-man,
    We’ve become a desperate lot, any sign of hope get us excited, like little kids. Let’s cross our fingers that someone will break these chains and free us from stupid wars and war crimes we’re committing on behalf of our masters (money, media, infinite victim hood). Hopefully, Le Pen can find some kind of tool to break these chains……..

    • Agree: Z-man
  76. annamaria says:

    Macron (the Rothschild candidate) goes hysterical while slandering Le Pen. He accuses Marine Le Pen of the events that had happened more than hundred years ago, by playing on a name recognition of a place where Le Pen grew up. This ‘chouchou’ is a nasty piece of work:

  77. hyperbola says:

    Balmis Expedition

    The Balmis Expedition (1803–1806) was a three-year mission to Spanish America and Asia led by Dr. Francisco Javier de Balmis with the aim of vaccinating millions against smallpox. Vaccination, a much safer way to prevent smallpox than older methods such as inoculation, had been introduced by the English physician Edward Jenner in 1798.

    The Balmis expedition, officially called Real Expedición Filantrópica de la Vacuna, set off from A Coruña on 30 November 1803. It may be considered the first international health-care expedition in history.[1][2] The discoverer of the vaccine, Edward Jenner himself, wrote, “I don’t imagine the annals of history furnish an example of philanthropy so noble, so extensive as this.”

    King Charles IV of Spain supported his royal doctor Balmis, since his daughter María Luísa had died from the illness. The expedition sailed on Maria Pita and carried 22 orphan boys (eight to ten years old) as successive carriers of the virus; Balmis, a deputy surgeon, two assistants, two first-aid practitioners, three nurses, and Isabel López de Gandalia, the rectoress of Casa de Expósitos, a A Coruña orphanage.[3]

    The mission took the vaccine to the Canary Islands, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Mexico, the Philippines and China.[4] The ship carried also scientific instruments and translations of the Historical and Practical Treatise on the Vaccine by Moreau de Sarthe to be distributed to the local vaccine commissions to be founded.

  78. hyperbola says:
    @jilles dykstra

    Actually, given the extent to which Germany is controlled from the US, Madame Merkel is just a convenient cover.

  79. annamaria says:

    A jeremiad on the Saker:
    “The inegalitarian choices of candidate Le Pen are not glorious, they are even nasty. Opposite, you have the “real masters of the world” aka “the oligarchy” in the person of a Pinocchio sitting on the ventriloquist’s knees.
    We are talking about actual things, not bleary, even unsavory, intentions from fascists « à la papa». We are talking about tens of millions of deaths in Dresden, Stalingrad, Hiroshima, Korea, Vietnam, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Europe. We are talking about children born with two heads or without limbs in Iraq and Belgrade, of those who are starved to death on the five continents; We speak of centers of torture floating on all the seas and on dozens of soils; We speak of “destabilized” countries (burned and bloodied) ruined in every way, physically, materially and morally for decades by so-called colorful revolutions. We are talking about Greece, who, like a lab animal, was asphyxiated “just to see.” We are talking about the masses of heroes, men and women, tortured and murdered, of whom only a few are known … those thrown out of helicopters, burnt alive or boiled, or buried alive. We are talking about the sixty years of suffering of the Palestinians, which never stopped you from going on holiday or digesting your lunches, while the “program” of Mrs. Le Pen nauseates you.”

  80. @Brabantian
    In the north of Germany a western city like Berlin is built to train German and NATO troops from 2018 on in urban warfare.
    Do not say that our elites are not preparing themselves.

  81. Fredrik says:
    @jilles dykstra

    FN is just different from the other French parties in that they acknowledge they can no longer run Brussels themselves.

    Sorry to say but Madame Le Pen isn’t interested in fixing the French economy which will make them even less competitive against the Germans.

    Back in the days Mitterand could dominate and it didn’t have a lot to do with Germany not yet being re-united.

  82. Che Guava says:

    Excuse. I had my new neighbour and friend view Bertolucci’s The Last Emperor, he was enraptured.

    I think that the last parts were cut up, but I had to return to my flat to sleep.

    The ballad Yellow River was by an American band, I hear that they are legendary, but cannot think of one song of theirs that I want to sing at karaoke or listen to again.

  83. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:
    @jilles dykstra

    We’re gonna hold up Ward Churchill as a source of wisdom now?

  84. Che Guava says:
    @jilles dykstra

    ‘The land-bridge theory no longer exists’ is a very stupid thing to say.

    Sea levels were much lower than now, for many scores of millenia.

    Several decades ago, a man walked across the Behring Strait from Alaska to Siberia. Sure, that is an ice-bridge, but there is a belt of populations there who long predate the pyramids, Ainu, Inuit, Lapp, many more.

    Examples of the kind of wrestling that is best known as sumo now are found everywhere in the north of Eurasia, among both European and Asian populations.

    Absence of that among the native Americans in icy lands would seem to be a matter of departure before the sport was around.

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