Tag Archives: Nicolas Sarkozy

Former French President To Be Tried For Corruption

Reuters reports: Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy will face trial over charges he misused his influence to secure leaked details of an inquiry into alleged irregularities in his 2007 election campaign, a source close to the investigation said on Thursday. The case came about after investigators used phone-taps to examine separate allegations that late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi funded Sarkozy’s ...

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FRANCE: Former President Sarkozy Calls For Repeal Of Same-Sex Marriage Law

Former French president Nicholas Sarkozy, who is expected to run for president again in 2017, yesterday called for the repeal of same-sex marriage during a debate organized by a far-right group. Via the Guardian: Referring to the “mariage pour tous” or “marriage for all” legislation passed by France’s Socialist government last year, he said it needed “rewriting from top to ...

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Headline Of The Day

According to the Breitbarters, “many Jews” are going to flee France because they won’t have Sarkozy to protect them from Iran’s missiles. Or something. And by “many Jews” they mean the 5000 people who attended a street fair hosted by Israel on the day of the election. There are about a half-million Jews in France.

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FRANCE: Polls Favor Gay-Friendly Socialist In Today’s Presidential Election

Fascist National Front leader and third place finisher Marine Le Pen refused to endorse Sarkozy, leading many to believe that Socialist Francois Hollande, who supports same-sex marriage, will win by five or six points. We’ll know how today’s runoff election turned out very shortly. Meanwhile here’s some raw video of the two finalists making their votes this morning.

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FRANCE: Sarkozy Calls For End To European Union’s Open Borders

This is how Sarkozy is going after Marine Le Pen’s fascist supporters. The French presidential runoff is in two weeks.

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FRANCE: Pro-Gay Socialist Edges Sarkozy In First Round Of Presidential Election

Pro-gay Socialist Party candidate Francois Hollande (left) has edged incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy in the first round of France’s presidential election. Hollande has expressed support for same-sex marriage in France, Sarkozy is strongly opposed. The winner of yesterday’s first round was the Socialist candidate François Hollande, with 28-29 per cent, who will contest the run-off against President Nicolas Sarkozy, who, with ...

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French Prez Wants To Ban Burqas

President Nicolas Sarkozy has joined a coalition of French legislators calling for a ban on the wearing of burqas. “The issue of the burqa is not a religious issue, it is a question of freedom and of women’s dignity,” Sarkozy said. “The burqa is not a religious sign, it is a sign of the subjugation, of the submission of women. ...

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