Macron’s mission

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Summary: <p><span style="font-size: 9.5pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: rgb(34, 34, 34);">France’s new president, Emmanuel Macron, lacks experience and the backing of an established party. He is taking power in a country that fights reform. And his message is that France must be open to change, because change brings progress. He deserves to succeed</span></p>