Socialist Party Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Ibrahimovic says he can boost Hollande's popularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    With an ego the size of his imposing physique, Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he could use his image to boost the dismal ratings of French President Francois Hollande - but then he might not choose to do so. Not known for his modesty, Sweden's larger-than-life soccer captain announced his departure from French club Paris Saint Germain last month with the words: "I came like a king, left like a legend."

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  2. France to strengthen whistleblower protection in economic reform billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | EurActiv.com

    After the EU's fierce debate over whistleblower protection, France has proposed a much tighter set of safeguards in its draft bill for transparency and the modernisation of the economy. EurActiv France reports .

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  3. Ibrahimovic says can boost dismal popularity of France's HollandeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Star Online

    With an ego the size of his imposing physique, Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he could use his image to boost the dismal ratings of French President Francois Hollande - but then he might not choose to do so. Not known for his modesty, Sweden's larger-than-life soccer captain announced his departure from French club Paris Saint Germain last month with the words: "I came like a king, left like a legend."

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  4. French strikers protest labor law changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Wave

    ... policy. What makes Valls' position particularly noteworthy is that he is a long-standing member of the Socialist Party and serves in the highest ranks of a distinctly left-leaning administration, led by President Francois Hollande. For his ...

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  5. French workers keep fightingRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | Dear Kitty

    ... and requiring that flights over France be protected. The legislation being forced through by France's Socialist Party government in the face of parliamentary opposition ends nationwide collective bargaining rights and pushes up the working-time ...

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  6. Is the French Republic Doomed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Real Clear Politics

    Is France's Fifth Republic, successor to a paralyzed and powerless Fourth Republic in 1958, slated for a similar fate? Since early March, workers and students have aimed a series of massive strikes at the Socialist government of President Francois Hollande. The footage of masked protesters colliding with riot police, piles of blazing tires outside oil refineries, shuttered gas stations, and police cars set ablaze suggests a flailing and perhaps failing government.

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  7. France: General strike answers attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Green Left Weekly

    ... of the indignados protests in Spain and the Occupy movement in the US in 2011. The anger is directed at the Socialist Party government's new labour "reform". The bill, proposed by labour minister Myriam El Khomri, would make it easier for companies ...

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  8. Aux barricadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | The Economist

    ... order to contain discontent. There is an underlying lesson in all this. For years in opposition, the French Socialist Party shied away from critical self

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  9. French officials reject Karim Benzema racism claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Fox Sports

    ... it's unhealthy." Benzema's remarks have re-ignited France's racial tensions, and found some sympathy with Socialist Party parliamentarian Benoit Hamon. He told France's Europe 1 radio station that Benzema was "right to say we are in a country where ...

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  10. Sport24.co.za | Deschamps pressured by racists - BenzemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | News24

    ... which is what the 23 squad members will be expecting of us. So let's stop this non-debate," he insisted. Socialist Party parliamentarian Benoit Hamon told France's Europe 1 radio station Wednesday that Benzema was: "right to say we are in a country ...

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  11. French establishment decry Benzema racism claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Ghanamma.com

    ... which is what the 23 squad members will be expecting of us. So let's stop this non-debate," he insisted. Socialist Party parliamentarian Benoit Hamon told France's Europe 1 radio station Wednesday that Benzema was: "right to say we are in a country ...

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  12. Benzema slammed for racism claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... which is what the 23 squad members will be expecting of us. So let's stop this non-debate," he insisted. Socialist Party parliamentarian Benoit Hamon told France's Europe 1 radio station Wednesday that Benzema was: "right to say we are in a country ...

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  13. Worries mount as Slovakia prepares for EU presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | EurActiv.com

    ... Slovakia's nominally Socialist leader has continued to develop a strong anti-Islamic rhetoric. The French Socialist Party was particularly angered by Fico's recent declarations. Last week, in his first interview since being re-elected, Fico said, ...

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  14. Euro 2016: Will French Strikes & Fuel Shortages Be A Boon For Broadcasters?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Deadline

    ... the Euro Cup, when Austria meets Hungary in Bordeaux and Iceland faces off with Portugal in Saint Etienne. Socialist Party Secretary General Jean-Christophe Cambadlis played down the idea that strikes will wreak havoc on the games. According to AFP, ...

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  15. Strikes test relevance of France's leading militant unionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | 680News

    ... tention turns to the European Championship soccer tournament. If Hollande and Valls fold, it will leave the Socialist Party hobbling into

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  16. French striking oil workers speakRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | Dear Kitty

    Over the weekend, WSWS reporters visited the Total refinery in Grandpuits, which is on strike to protest the Socialist Party government's anti-worker labor law . The law allows companies to demand increased working hours and makes it easier to cut wages, fire workers, and impose mass sackings.

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  17. Andre Rousselet, founder of French TV's Canal Plus, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Andre Rousselet, who founded pioneering French TV and film heavyweight Canal Plus and France's leading taxi company, has died at 93. A onetime local official and lawmaker, Rousselet was a close friend and ally of former President Francois Mitterrand and executor of his will, according to a statement Sunday from the Socialist Party announcing the death. French President Francois Hollande praised Rousselet for creating the G7 taxi company and Canal Plus, which has grown since its 1984 creation into a powerful media group that produces scores of movies and TV shows annually.

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  18. .com | France set for transport strike chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | News24

    ... to deal with power cuts on Saturday and Sunday that crippled part of the network. A leading member of the Socialist Party tried to play down concerns that the strikes will play havoc with Euro 2016 which kicks off on June 10 and will take place at ...

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  19. France set for transport strike chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... to deal with power cuts on Saturday and Sunday that crippled part of the network. A leading member of the Socialist Party tried to play down concerns that the strikes will play havoc with Euro 2016 which kicks off on June 10 and will take place at ...

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  20. France paralyzed by the "War of the Lefts"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | OpEdNews

    ... most people don't want to see the nation paralyzed. In a lighter vein, Paris cafe talk now rules that the Socialist Party better not even try to stage an upcoming presidential campaign; what's going on is proof that the working class hates their ...

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