Marlène Schiappa denies any “favoritism”
By Dinah Cohen Published 1 minute ago , Update 1 minute ago Marlène Schiappa at…
By Dinah Cohen
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Marlène Schiappa at the National ***embly, in November 2022. THOMAS SAMSON/AFP
The Secretary of State is suspected of favoritism in the allocation of grants from this fund, which finances the fight against online radicalization. She announces that she is suing for defamation.
THE Marianne fund keep talking about him. But this time, it is the minister in question who retorts. Suspected of favoritism in the allocation of grants from this fund created in October 2020, following the ******ination of Samuel Paty, to finance the fight against online radicalization and Islamism, Marlene Schiappa let it be known that it is filing a complaint against the platforms that made these accusations. “The reactions were disproportionately heated and defamatory. Some have gone so far as to speak of a state scandal, but there is no political conspiracy, no scandal, no hijacking», defends himself to the Figaro the one who was at the time Minister Delegate for Citizenship.
To left-wing elected officials, in particular from La France insoumise, who quickly took up the case, the Secretary of State now in charge of the Social and Solidarity Economy also responds. “I am not for the judicialization of political life, so I asked my lawyer…