Talk:Simone Veil

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Liberalism stub ?[edit]

In France, Simone Veil is known to be a centrist. Besides, she only participated in center-to-center-right governments, never to socialist ones...—Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 12:14, 3 June 2005 (UTC)

In the United States, the current common meaning of "liberal" is "left-wing". However, this is not the case in Europe. In France, libéral tends to mean "right-winger in favour of free markets; however, it can allude to a wider tradition of government leaving freedoms to the people. Simone Weil probably fits that latter definition, if only for her fight for keeping government intervention out of the personal choices of women and couples. David.Monniaux 14:44, 15 September 2005 (UTC)

her deportation[edit]

According to memorial of holocaust web site in France she was deported in April 1944. source :—Preceding unsigned comment added by Zigourat (talkcontribs) 22:59, 25 January 2006 (UTC)


As she is an honourary DBE, not being a Commonwealth national, she shouldn't be entitled as Dame Simone Veil.—Preceding unsigned comment added by Iain southern (talkcontribs) 20:06, 6 May 2007 (UTC)

Her EXACT class should be SOURCED. Isn't she GBE ?!. Jatayou (talk) 15:59, 24 November 2008 (UTC)

Biography assessment rating comment[edit]

WikiProject Biography Assessment The article may be improved by following the WikiProject Biography 11 easy steps to producing at least a B article. -- Yamara 21:40, 18 June 2007 (UTC)