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Felicitaciones, presidente Macron – ahora lo enfrentamos

ATENAS – Antes de la segunda ronda de la elección presidencial francesa, DiEM25 (el movimiento paneuropeo de demócratas, principalmente de izquierda, que ayudé a fundar) prometió a Emmanuel Macron que "nos movilizaríamos plenamente para ayudarlo" a derrotar a Marine Le Pen. Lo hicimos -generando la ira de muchos en la izquierda- porque mantener "igual distancia entre Macron y Le Pen", en nuestra opinión, era "inexcusable".

Pero nuestra promesa a Macron tenía una segunda parte: si "se convierte en un funcionario más del establishment profundo de Europa", intentando aplicar un neoliberalismo sin futuro ya fallido, "nos opondremos a él con la misma energía que utilizamos -o deberíamos utilizar- para oponernos a Le Pen hoy".

Aliviados ante la victoria de Macron, y orgullosos del claro respaldo que le brindamos, ahora debemos cumplir con la segunda parte de la promesa. Ningún período de "luna de miel": debemos oponernos a Macron de inmediato. He aquí las razones.

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