CANDIDATURE The former presidential candidate of 2002 promised to submit to the citizens' initiative of the popular primary

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The former Keeper of the Seals, Christiane Taubira, after a visit to ResoNantes, an association that fights against domestic violence, on January 10, 2022, in Nantes. — LOIC VENANCE/AFP

And one more! The former Keeper of the Seals, Christiane Taubira, has made it official. this Saturday at; Lyon his candidacy for; the presidential election, adding to the many candidates for the presidential election. left, claiming to want to respond “to the anger” in the face of “social injustices”.

“I am a candidate for the the Presidency of the Republic” the former minister of François Hollande during a militant rally for the union of the left, in the district of Croix-Rousse near Paris. Lyon, a symbolic choice in a nod to the Canuts, the former workers of this silk district.

Submission to; the popular primary

The former candidate for the 2002 presidential election (2.32%) promised to submit to the citizens' initiative of the popular primary, an “investiture” by left-wing voters – 120,000 registered to vote – whatever the result. She then proceeded to an outline of its program, stating in particular that it wants to convene a “conference on wages” and defend a government “that knows how to dialogue instead of moralize and caporalize”.

Even if its supporters pretend to believe that nothing is won, it favorite part of the popular primary, especially since the other left-wing candidates whose names will also be proposed to this election this Saturday, all refused to submit to it, Anne Hidalgo (PS) in the lead. The mayor of Paris must also speak at the start of the afternoon to react to the situation. the declaration of Christiane Taubira, who will be the guest of the JT of 20 hours of France 2.