“The Yellow Vests are really concentrating the debate on domestic issues, pulling all European, international issues out of the debate”

Pour Elvire Fabry, « Mélenchon isn’t succeeding in the European election race, even with a young, dynamic head of list, because he didn’t succeed in providing meaningful answers to the Yellow Vests; if he had done so, he could really have capitalised on the success on their movement. »

|   03/05/2019               |   France 24 English             |   Elvire Fabry             |   Démocratie et citoyenneté

Polling data suggests that the May 26 European election in France will see a battle for first place between Macron’s and Le Pen’s parties, low turnout, a disappointing result for a Yellow Vest list, and a drubbing for France’s fractured left.