The campaign beat

#SansMoiLe7Mai: Voters debate whether to abstain in French run-off

We start off this episode of The Campaign Beat by looking back at yesterday’s heated events at the Whirlpool factory in northern France. What turned into a surprise duel between Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen may have spiced up the campaign, but a lot of voters are still tempted to avoid the ballot box altogether in round two. A debate over whether or not to abstain is also playing out on social media - we tell you more.