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Austerity Rejected By France

Socialism over austerity On May 6th, the People of France voted out right-wing incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy, and elected socialist Francoise Hollande for president. Hollande will lead the first socialist government in over two decades. According to The Nation, “Greece has voted loudly, if incoherently, against the austerity program imposed by the EU and IMF. Across Europe.” Here is a short video of the French celebrating the outcome of the election:… Read More »