Anger expected in suburbs if Sarkozy wins French election.
His opponent, Ségolène Royal of the Socialist Party, has played on that fear, warning that if Sarkozy is elected, France’s minority youths may take to the streets as they did in 2005, setting cars and buildings aflame. Others agree.
“If Sarkozy wins, I’m sure there’ll be trouble the night of the elections,” said Mohamed Hamidi, editor in chief of Bondy Blog, a fledgling online magazine focused on France’s working-class suburbs. “With Ségo,” he added, using Royal’s nickname, “things will be calm for five years.”
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Venstrefløjens metoder. Først nazismekortet og nu trusler om optøjer og hærværk, hvis DR’s darling ‘Segolene’ taber. Det skal blive interessant at høre retorikken imorgen, når Sarkozy har vundet 😀