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“Irresponsible” , “dismal performance” , “inadmissible hitch in the union of the left” … But what did Julien Bayou, spokesman for Europe Ecologie-Les Verts (EELV), to annoy the first secretary of the Socialist Party, Jean-Christophe Cambadélis, as to make him sign a press release angry tone?
The answer lies on the site of Huffington Post , where Julien Bayou published Thursday, January 29, a platform calling for the organization of a “primary of Hope” that would bring together, to 2017, environmentalists, the Left Front, New Deal, but all the “disappointed socialist leaders of government policies” who would be part of. “Our socialist comrades slingers to have their place, and their participation is even decisive” , written Julien Bayou, reviving the idea of a primary one left he had worn with Eva Joly in the summer of 2014. This approach did not sit well on the side of the Rue de Solferino.
“The machine to be divided, that’s enough! “, was annoyed Mr. Cambadélis few hours later in a press release. “Julien Bayou offers no more, no less, a split in the Socialist Party to organize primaries radicalism” , wrote the first secretary of the PS from Poitiers, where he makes a movement for elections county. Mr. Cambadélis takes up the expression used by Jean-Marie Le Guen against Cécile Duflot: State Secretary for Relations with Parliament ruled on 21 January that the former minister of housing, which shows signs of rapprochement with Jean-Luc Mélenchon, was “radicalization oping” .
“The superintendent whistles the end of recess. This is surprising as everyone says it takes debate “, pretended to be astonished Julien Bayou, which does not include the personal nature of the ” disciplinary ukase “. Present in Athens last week to show support for Syriza, the spokesman of EELV, located to the left of his party, said he had at his side many socialists, whose relatives Arnaud Montebourg.
Although it shows vindictive, Jean-Christophe Cambadélis not worried too much. According to him, no socialist should respond to the offer of Julien Bayou. The message of the first secretary of the PS is designed to make an impression on the eve of the first round of the by-election in the Doubs. PS list and a list containing the rest of the left face off Sunday 1 st February, despite the risk of FN qualifying for the second round, he calls “danger FN “. The same day, Mutuality room in Paris Mr. Cambadélis should reiterate its call for unity of left forces in a speech in front of all the PS section secretaries.
the side of the direction of Europe Ecologie-Les Verts, one is surprised at the violence of what Mr Cambadélis. “We can not share the ideas of Julien Bayou, but described as irresponsible, it is violent” , a relative of the judge Emmanuelle Cosse, national secretary of EELV. He recalled that the issue of presidential and preparation will not be discussed before the beginning of 2016.