Understanding the Agenda of Eric Zemmour, the French Jewish Far-right Presidential Candidate

In his latest best seller, French-Jewish journalist and far-right rising star Éric Zemmour aspires to be remembered alongside Napoleon and de Gaulle, and asks: 'Has anyone truly proved that Dreyfus wasn't guilty?'

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Gaby Levin
  • Book name:
    La France n'a pas dit son dernier mot
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    Eric Zemmour
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UPDATE: French Jewish far-right pundit Eric Zemmour officially launches presidential run

If it wasn’t frightening, it could have been funny. In his bestselling new book “France Has Not Said Its Last Word Yet,” published in France two months ago, French-Jewish journalist Éric Zemmour describes his daily strolls through the empty streets of Paris during the COVID-19 lockdown, claiming that “the absence of the residents detaches Paris from the present and takes it back to its past. And it’s as though all the protagonists of French history – the heroes as well as the traitors, the rebel kings, ministers and authors, peasants and scientists, whores and nuns – reprimand me: ‘What have you done to our beloved capital?’”

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