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French politics in disarray, except for far right

PARIS — An anti-immigration movement founded by a man repeatedly convicted of anti-Semitism now leads polls in France. The mainstream conservative party risks collapse amid a financing scandal. The Socialist president is the most unpopular leader in modern French history. France, a pillar of Europe’s unity and economy, is finding itself in serious political disarray and at a loss for easy solutions. The resounding weekend victory of the far-right National Front in European elections shook the establishment and dealt a new blow to President Francois Hollande’s floundering Socialists. Now, the conservative party is imploding over a campaign financing scandal linked to former President Nicolas…