Last Sunday was said to be a political shock for France. Well, it shouldn’t be.

Since February 2015, the Front National never fared below 29%, which suggests that in fact the attacks in Paris had very little to do with the electoral result. If anything, the peak of Front National was in March 2015, when Odoxa gave FN 33%.

The regional elections on Sunday, December 5th, in France verified what the polls had been saying for quite some time. The anti-immigration and anti-European Front Nation...

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