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Actually, what's even worse is that he campaigned in 1995 over the "fracture sociale", i.e. precisely what has triggered this week's events.

He made the right diagnosis then (it actually came from the always insightful Emmanuel Todd), but he did NOTHING about it when actually in power.

In the long run, we're all dead. John Maynard Keynes

by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Wed Nov 9th, 2005 at 12:28:56 PM EST
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