Le Pen in Pre-Election Headache

After a fairly successful campaign for Marine Le Pen in her quest to master the art of shrugging off scandal and in her program of dédiabolisation (literally removing the devil) of her far-right party the Front National, Le Pen finishes her 1st round campaign in hot water. So is everything she has so far managed to dodge finally catching up with her?

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On the brink of greatness – Is Ligue 1 the most frustrating league in the world?

Seemingly always in the shadow of its European neighbours, the French domestic league has for many years suffered from an image of apparent inferiority compared to its German, English, Spanish, and Italian counterparts. Yet the 2016/17 season has showed glimpses that there may be some life left in Ligue 1…seemingly so close to reaching the same status of its European rivals, yet, at the same time, so far…

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