The four key lessons for France from the US election


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Trumpism cannot be washed away with lukewarm water. That is the main lesson from the American presidential election. Yes, Joe Biden was elected as the 46th United States president. But this knife-edge victory, at the end of an election notable for the highest turnout since 1900, was also accompanied by numerous defeats for the Democratic Party in other contests.