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Dphrases and actions. Or fairly actions, after which phrases. A couple of days aside, two interventions from the manager, two contradictory symbols. On February 11, the Minister of the Interior, Gérald Darmanin, introduced a reform “radical” : the inscription of the tip of land rights in Mayotte, in an try to stem the highly effective migratory flows arriving on the island.

A questioning of the elemental rules of the Republic, instantly denounced the left opposition. In a column revealed on February 14 by The worldthe thinker Ayyam Sureau even sees the contribution to a “xenophobic movement” based on which “the foreigner would be guilty of the French difficulties”, after a legislation on immigration, handed on the finish of December, which already difficult the lives of foreigners residing in France. She shouldn’t be alone in considering so, together with the bulk. Freed from his obligation of reserve, the previous authorities spokesperson, Olivier Véran, stated nothing else on Sunday in The Parisiandenouncing this “idea according to which the foreigner could in itself be a problem”.

That's it for the primary motion. The second is coming. On Wednesday February 21 on the Pantheon, Emmanuel Macron will ship a vibrant speech to have a good time the determine of Missak Manouchian, communist, foreigner, resistance fighter, and, via him, the sacrifice of 1000’s of foreigners who, in France, resisted Nazism. The alternative to have a good time the contribution of foreigners to our nation, in addition to the selection they made from France, attracted by its universalist preferrred and its rules cast in historical past (of which land legislation is a continuing) . At the tip of December, the president, guarantor of “unity”confided to World need this fashion “recall France to itself” And “what constitutes us” as a folks.

Let's summarize. On the one hand, the promise to reform land legislation, in contempt of the unity and indivisibility of the Republic. On the opposite, the want to reiterate what makes up the soul of France, whereas praising the contribution of foreigners to the nation. Between these two contradictory injunctions, the place does the road of macronism lie? One factor is for certain, notes Renaissance MP Gilles Le Gendre, “this risks making the French dizzy”.

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Macronism was constructed on the political decomposition and the operating out of steam of the previous events, which had develop into panting actors in a shadow theater. By advocating overcoming and abandoning partisan logic, he aimed for higher effectivity within the service of a supposed normal curiosity. But this blurring of political classes, these rhetorical borrowings from the fitting in addition to the left, and even increasingly more typically from the far proper, relying on the pursuits of the second, have fueled depoliticization and, in the end, confusion.

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