Benjamin Gaubert

Benjamin Gaubert

Benjamin Gaubert is a half-French half-British former politics student currently living in Poland. Passionate about the Middle East and North Africa and fond of cinema in general, with a semi-shameful love for bad horror films.

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Photo: Nacho Rascón (flickr); Licence: CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

If 21 April 2002 is a date all French citizens remember as the historical breakthrough of the extreme-right Front National party, 23 April 2017 will be remembered as a turning point in French politics. The two parties which have structured and dominated the French political scene for the past decades have crumbled to pieces and have been washed away by a so-called “anti-system” wave.

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