Hollande bid 'to lead revival of European Left'


With Europe in crisis, François Hollande wants to use reaction against austerity to reinvigorate its moribund centre-left, says NYT's Stephen Castle.

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After a meeting with the leader of the British Labour Party, Ed Miliband, Mitt Romney referred clumsily to his host as “Mr. Leader” — prompting suggestions that the name “Miliband” is not exactly familiar across the Atlantic, writes Stephen Castle in an opinion article in The New York Times.