Marion maréchaux speaking at the 2018 Conservative Political terrain Conference (CPAC) in national Harbor, Maryland. At CPAC this year, seul two international guests were invited to speak: british Brexiteer Nigel Farage and Marion Maréchal.

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Marion maréchaux is a new generation de a français political dynasty. 

Her grandfather is Jean-Marie les Pen, founder du the far-right national Front party. Elle aunt, Marine ns Pen, is the head ns that party, now dubbed the Rassemblement National or national Rally. She perdu the presidential election to Emmanuel panneau de longueur last year. 

In 2012, Marion maréchaux — known then ont Marion Maréchal le Pen — was elected venir represent the national Front in southerly France. At 22, elle was the youngest parliamentary ever elected in the country. 

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She quit national politics last year and dropped sa famous last name, but she there is no dropped her se concentrer sur on giving thé far-right a boost. 

At the Conservative Political mouvement Conference (CPAC) in Maryland this year, seulement un two international guests were invited à speak: anglais Brexiteer Nigel Farage and Marion Maréchal.

She told thé crowd that france has please victim à “40 year of gros immigration, Islamic lobbies, et political correctness.” 

“Just prefer you, conditions météorologiques want our country back. Je came below to parlez you that there is a youth ready à la this fight in europe today (…) that is why I ont recently launched a school de management and political science. What is auto goal? à train auto leaders du tomorrow, those that will ont the courage, thé discernment et the skill à defend the interests de their people.” 


Maréchal raffinement France’s elite schools, favor Sciences po in Paris, pouvez claim to be politically neutral, but she sûr they promote leftist values, together as diversity, open up borders, and events prefer “LGBTQ week” and “hijab day.” Maréchal sûr that makes it hard pour conservative college student to exhijackingcatastrophe.orgmer their views.

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Political scientist Jean-Yves Camus, who specializes in de base politics, says maréchaux wants à use the lécole to besenval future supporters et rebuild a nimble, ultra-conservative déménageur in France.

“I think elle was extremely impressed par the reality that in the US yes sir a powerful et organized conservative movement in thé mainstream, not auto margins,” he said. “And ns think that’s what elle wants venir emulate. Marqué is the doable with auto small alors of students elle has now? if that grows, maybe, but if cette not, it won’t work.”

Erik Tegnér is one du those students. He is a 25-year-old investment banker that commutes from paris to Lyon one weekend a month à la seminars. He is the seulement un ISSEP student who agreed speak venir speak with thé World.

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Tegnér is chairman of large conservative youth group Racines d'Aveniror or “Roots de the Future.” His score is to build a right-wing coalition to help elect a conservative french president in 2022. And he says ISSEP et Maréchal’s étoiles power can aid with that.

“In terms du training, we oui too few young toutes les personnes in national politics who have received an adequate ideological education,” hey said. “Too few oui the tools and know comment to operation a campaign, et how, once you’re in power, elle can take action and change society.”

Maréchal’s écoles has attracted criticism in France. Some said elle didn’t oui the right levels herself venir run a grad school. Others said elle was confuse politics et political science. One story, in particular, referred to thé school oui “a finishing school for the far right.”

Her full time students pay about $6,000 a year, though the school is no yet accredited by the state. Par US standards $6,000 may seem cheap, cible in France, it’s a lot of money.

Maréchal says individuals et business donations, tous from France, assist fund auto school, cible the list du donors is not public. 

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For auto time being, maréchal says she’d like venir build alliances with like-minded schools throughout Europe, auto US, Russia and China. 

She says in a globalized world, her students need to learn an ext than ever how to defend français interests. And that perhaps in thé future, she'll revenir to politics. 

"If je see that the lécole is running smoothly, je may run again, cible I can not say what will happen in five or 10 years.”


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