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CommonDreams – French Protesters Take Stand Against Hate, Far-Right National Front – 31 May 2014

common-dreamsFrench Protesters Take Stand Against Hate, Far-Right National Front

Actions in several cities follow landmark electoral win by anti-immigrant party

– Andrea Germanos, staff writer

 

A scene from the protest in Paris on Thursday. The placard with Nelson Mandela is significant because some members of the National Front had objected to the naming of a square after him, citing his “terrorist past.” (Photo: Renaud LEON/cc/flickr)Thousands of protesters poured into the streets of France on Thursday against the far-right National Front party. Continue reading