The 39-year-old French president has upended political mantras we now accept too easily — that the political center is passe, that populist movements will inevitably grow, and that conventional parties must gravitate to the extremes to win.
The 39-year-old French president has upended political mantras we now accept too easily — that the political center is passe, that populist movements will inevitably grow, and that conventional parties must gravitate to the extremes to win. Stephanie Lecocq AP
The 39-year-old French president has upended political mantras we now accept too easily — that the political center is passe, that populist movements will inevitably grow, and that conventional parties must gravitate to the extremes to win. Stephanie Lecocq AP

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