Like father, like son ?
International

Like father, like son ?

Justin Trudeau has been elected Prime minister of Canada, this night, getting 183 out of 338 seats. The liberal leader is going to lead a majority government and allows his party to come back to power after nine years of opposition. Trudeau is succeeding Stephen Harper who recognized his defeat and should step down as … Continue reading

Jean-Marie : 3 – Marine : 0
French politics

Jean-Marie : 3 – Marine : 0

Jean-Marie Le Pen can be happy, once again. Justice ruled positively regarding the conflict with his daughter, Marine Le Pen who is organizing a special congress to remove the honorary chairmanship occupied by the ex far right leader so far. This decision should not change anything for Marine Le Pen and her lieutenants. For the … Continue reading

On the road to Grexit?
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On the road to Grexit?

Is Greece leaving the Eurozone by the end of the next week? On my previous article, I was quite optimistic on a negotiated solution about Greece’s financial situation and bailout. According to some EU and national civil servants and negotiators from the Eurogroup, an agreement was near and everything should have been on tracks again. … Continue reading

Grexit vs. Federalism?
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Grexit vs. Federalism?

Will Greece still be part of the Eurozone by the end of the year? Apparently yes, an agreement should be found by the next EU Council extraordinary session and members are quite optimistic. Moreover, Athenian people were gathered near the Vouli (Greek parliament) to express their will to stay in the Eurozone and in the … Continue reading

Au revoir “Monsieur” Parizeau!
International

Au revoir “Monsieur” Parizeau!

When I started to follow Canada and Quebec politics, I wanted to know a little bit more about political history and current political situation naturally. I started to know the main political parties and their leaders, former and current. Jacques Parizeau was one of these leaders you don’t forget. He was an impressive man, quite … Continue reading