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#National Front

# national-front - Thursday 16 August, 2018

'Paddy Cosgrave was wrong to invite Le Pen - and wrong to use Northern Ireland in his justification'

David McCann, an expert on the politics of peace, can not equate Marine Le Pen with the stakeholders of Northern Ireland.

# national-front - Thursday 9 November, 2017

French woman fakes her own kidnapping to hide affair from boyfriend

25-year-old Sandy Gaillard came up with the ruse last July.

# national-front - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Neo-Nazi leader quits movement, comes out as gay and describes Jewish heritage Feelings Of Guilt This post contains videos

Neo-Nazi leader quits movement, comes out as gay and describes Jewish heritage

Kevin Wilshaw admitted to a violent past and said being gay with Jewish heritage was incompatible with the far-right movement.

# national-front - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Frenchwoman on trial for helping migrant lover smuggle into Britain

She bought a small boat for €1,000 and towed it to a beach from which he and two friends took off across the Channel.

# national-front - Monday 8 May, 2017

The beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning - What's next for Marine Le Pen?

Down but not out, Le Pen is hoping to use this election as a building block for the National Front party.

# national-front - Saturday 29 April, 2017

# national-front - Monday 24 April, 2017

Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of her party

The far-right candidate is taking on Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election.

# national-front - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Marine Le Pen refuses to pay back €300,000 in EU funds

Meanwhile, her challenger in the presidential election also faces an investigation.

# national-front - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'End of playtime': Marine Le Pen wants to ban 'foreigners' from state schools

She later clarified that she only wanted to block education for illegal immigrants.

# national-front - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Another big name has thrown his support behind Donald Trump

Another big name has thrown his support behind Donald Trump

Jean-Marie Le Pen, the founder of the French National Front party, has gotten behind the candidate.

# national-front - Sunday 13 December, 2015

The rise of France’s far-right has their opponents so worried they're teaming up

Marine Le Pen’s party topped the popular vote last week.

# national-front - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Uproar as Sarkozy ally calls France a 'white race' country

Nadine Morano, a former minister, has been removed from a list of candidates for upcoming regional elections.

# national-front - Friday 21 August, 2015

'It's dirty to kill your own daddy': France's far right-wing party is at war

There is no love lost between the Le Pens.

# national-front - Monday 13 April, 2015

Far right's Le Pen pulls out of elections over fight with his daughter

The National Front founder has had a fierce public spat with his daughter Marine.

# national-front - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

France's far-right political dynasty in crisis after 'gas chamber comments'

Marine Le Pen is trying to force her father out of the party he founded.

# national-front - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

'Brian Hayes has lost the run of himself since he moved to Brussels'

Sinn Féin has hit back at the Fine Gael MEP’s criticism of the party’s attitude towards the European Union.

# national-front - Monday 16 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Oh, THAT swastika: Madonna sued over concert video of French politician Bad Sign This post contains videos

Oh, THAT swastika: Madonna sued over concert video of French politician

The French far-right has taken exception to having their leader’s face displayed with a Nazi symbol on the forehead.

# national-front - Monday 18 June, 2012

French elections: Hollande's Socialists win control of parliament

The victory in parliamentary run-offs means the new President will have an easier time getting new legislation passed.

# national-front - Monday 11 June, 2012

France's Socialist Party poised to take parliamentary majority

President Francois Hollande’s parliamentary majority will give him the opportunity to push through budget and tax reforms, and to move away from austerity towards growth.

# national-front - Monday 7 March, 2011

Le Pen takes surprise lead in French presidential polling

The president of the National Front, and daughter of its divisive founder, is the most popular candidate for president.