At the end of May, the Front National results in the European elections sent a shockwave across France. John Mullen looks at the causes of this disaster, and at what can be done.
John Mullen has been active in anticapitalist groups in France since 1986. He is a member, in the Paris region, of Ensemble, an anticapitalist current within the Front de Gauche. He also writes at John Mullen à Montreuil.