The French Election and the Rise of Right-Wing Populism
Marine Le Pen is one of the final two candidates in France's presidential election. Although she will most likely lose to her opponent, Emmanuel Macron, the fact that she made it this far in the race indicates that right-wing populism is growing in popularity in France and around the world.
Join us today for a discussion about what France's election tells us about the rise of right-wing populism.
- Tony Mughan, Political Science Professor, Ohio State University
- Steven Philip Kramer, Public Policy Fellow, The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars