French Socialist Frontrunner, the Anti-Sarkozy

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Few men could be more different than Francois Hollande and Nicolas Sarkozy. Bespectacled and academic-mannered, Hollande, the front-running Socialist in France's upcoming presidential vote, has vowed to be a consensus-builder, a "normal president" in contrast to the hyperactive Sarkozy. A profile of Hollande.
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they have a common point, though: They are both for liberal capitalism, they are both for austerity. I wouldn't call that a "minor" difference! Recent events in Greece show that the real division stands between those who think austerity is a necessary evil (Sarkozy, Bayrou, Hollande...), and those who think it's stupid and inefficient (Mélenchon, Poutou, Arthaud).
By jeancallisti 3 years ago