French far-right National Front party leader Marine Le Pen speaks during a meeting at their headquarters in Nanterre, west of Paris, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. The anti-EU, anti-immigration National Front party shook France's political landscape by coming out on top in France's voting for European Parliament elections, beating the mainstream conservatives and the governing Socialists. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)

French politics in disarray

France, a pillar of Europe's unity and economy, is finding itself in serious political disarray and at a loss for easy solutions.