Rural France pledges to vote for Marine Le Pen as president

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Head of Front National wants to be seen as above the fray of same-old-same-old elite and as someone who will give France back to the French.

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In the picturesque hamlet of Brachay, in scorching late summer heat, Marine Le Pen was preaching to the politically converted. “Marine, président”, they chanted. “On va gagner” (we’re going to win). A banner stretching the length of one of the stone buildings overlooking the village square read: “Marine: Save France,” reports The Observer.