Sarkozy Rich

In the French Election, We are All Occupiers Now

In France the mantra of "soak the rich" has been taken up by the key contenders in the run-up to the first round of the presidential election on April 22. Sarkozy -- notwithstanding his proclivity for the company of the ultra-wealthy and the famous -- has already announced his support for the unilateral imposition of a financial transaction tax.