“We take a risk”: rebel leader defends exit from nuclear power
“We know we are taking a risk”: The leader of the rebels defended his proposal to phase out nuclear power by 2045 in France, believing that nuclear power plants represented a risk in the event of an accident. “There is no such thing as zero risk,” he remembered, before hammering, “We know we can do something else!”
Mélenchon ready to restore “wealth tax” and make it “more progressive”
Jean-Luc Mélenchon promised that he “would restore the wealth tax and make it more progressive” if elected in 2022, so instead of bringing in 3 billion, brought in 8.
“Yes, it’s a break!”: Mélenchon calls for “another distribution of wealth” in France
The leader of the LFI called for “another distribution of wealth” in France to stop the expansion of inequalities in wealth in France, so that the poorest stop “to tighten their belts”. “Yes, it’s a break,” he admitted to Emmanuel Lechypre, but “surviving is not a life!”.
Jean-Luc Mélenchon advocates a return to “food sovereignty”
On our antenna, Jean-Luc Mélenchon also defended the idea of rebuilding “subsistence agriculture” in France in order to regain “food sovereignty”.
“It costs a little more, but it’s worth it!”: Mélenchon defends his proposal to raise the minimum wage
Jean-Luc Mélenchon defended on BFMTV on Thursday night his proposal to raise the minimum wage if he was elected in the next vote. “We must govern by need, not by supply!” “It costs a little more, but it’s worth it!”, He hammered in front of our financial journalist Emmanuel Lechypre.
“In which subjects is the minimum wage mainly in France?” asked Jean-Luc Mélenchon. “In personal service, in catering, in construction. These are activities that can not be moved!”
Mélenchon promises to enforce social housing quotas
The leader of rebellious France has promised that if elected in 2022, he would ensure that municipalities respect social housing quotas. “I would find ways to make life impossible for those who do not,” he told BFMTV. He proposes to “build at least 200,000 housing units a year of good quality”.
“We are not meant to be England’s gatekeepers”
Jean-Luc Mélenchon called for “the creation of a humanitarian corridor so that those wishing to go to England can do so”. “We want to help people cross,” he said. “We are not meant to be England’s gatekeepers.”
“It’s pure barbarism!”: Jean-Luc Mélenchon condemns the Touquet agreements
“It’s enough, we stop it, it’s pure barbarism!”, Commented Jean-Luc Mélenchon, when asked about the issue of migration in the Channel. “We are not meant to be the guardians of England,” he continued, condemning the Touquet agreements. “For me, the priority is people. I no longer have words to describe what we do.”
On Wednesday, 27 migrants died in a shipwreck in the English Channel.
For Mélenchon, the health card gives “an illusion of safety”
The leader of the rebellious France believed this Thursday that the health pass was “an illusion of security” in the light of Covid-19, while the government announced its strengthening today to meet the 5th wave.
Covid-19: Mélenchon calls for free screening tests
On BFMTV this Thursday, Jean-Luc Mélenchon called on the government to do Covid-19 testing for free again. “Everyone should be able to be tested before the end of this year’s holiday,” he said when it was “an emergency measure”.
Minimum wage of 1,400 euros, pension at 60 … Its program for 2022, a revised version of 2017
Minimum salary of 1,400 euros, maximum salary, Constituent Assembly to establish a 6th republic, retirement at 60 … Last Thursday, Jean-Luc Mélenchon unveiled the new version of his program, L’Avenir en commun, slightly revised compared to 2017 .
Same proposal, same campaign team … The candidate plays the card of continuity. A risky bet? We talked about it with his relatives, who defend this strategy.
“We will not apologize for having good proposals that span an entire five-year period and are more relevant than ever, with people who know them well,” said rebellious deputy Ugo Bernalicis, polled by BFMTV.com
L’ÉLYSÉEMÈTRE – Jean-Luc Mélenchon tops around 9% in opinion polls
Five months after the presidential election, Jean-Luc Mélenchon tops the polls. Today, on average, it is credited with almost 9% of the voting intentions, according to BFMTV Elyseemeter, our barometer of opinion polls on the presidential election. Far behind are Emmanuel Macron, Marine Le Pen or Eric Zemmour. And therefore inadequate as it seems to qualify for the second round.
Jean-Luc Mélenchon “against BFM”, to follow live from 20:50
Hello everyone and welcome to this live. Jean-Luc Mélenchon will be “opposite BFM” this evening from 20.50, program with Maxime Switek as host. For just over two hours, the rebel leader, again a presidential candidate, will be questioned by Emmanuel Lechypre, Amandine Atalya, Apolline de Malherbe, Bruce Toussaint, Philippe Corbé and Julien Mielcarek. An evening to watch live on BFMTV and BFMTV.com.