French voters shut out the country’s political mainstream from the presidency for the first time in the country’s modern history, and on Monday found themselves being courted across the spectrum for the runoff election.
The European Parliament recently stripped Marine Le Pen of her immunity from prosecution for her comparison of Muslims with the NazI occupation.
“Fifteen years ago, we started seeing veils on our streets; more and more veils. Then we started seeing burqas: more and more burqas. After that came prayers in the streets […] and now there are 10 to 15 locations in which people gather, taking our public space. […] I’m sorry, but some people are very fond of talking about the Second