The comparison is not perfect—for one thing, I have no problem with the idea of Macron having his finger over my country’s nuke button, while the idea of Trump with his finger over the American nuke button gives me cold sweats. But it gets at what I wish every American understood about Macron: His brand of pragmatic centrist politics is really just class-interest-based politics.
How did I know this would be Gobry? He used to write for The Week until they decided he was basically an ad-hominem troll.
Macron is a globalist. He's supported by globalists... And people who didn't want Marine Le Pen calling the shots.
There. The whole article with the snark removed.