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Macron Closes Elite French School in Bid to Diversify Public Service

Apr 08, 2021 - The New York Times

The institution had become a symbol of privilege in a society where social mobility has broken down.

The institution had become a symbol of privilege in a society where social mobility has broken down.

PARIS — There are elite schools and then there is ENA, the small French graduate college that has turned out presidents and prime ministers with such cookie-cutter consistency that it is no exaggeration to say France has been run by its “enarques.”

President Emmanuel Macron...