Emmanuel Macron, the Spin King

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Last week proved to be a wonderful moment for French President Emmanuel Macron. The candidate who drew just 24% of votes cast in the first round of the presidential elections in April last year (a fact worth underlining), he now occupies, to no resistance, virtually all of the political and media stage in France. While editorialists of the major media are in raptures, the choir of political opposition is losing its voice.