French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has lost her European parliament immunity from prosecution in an obscene videos case that could see her jailed for three years.
EU parliamentarians have voted to strip Ms Le Pen, who is an MEP, of immunity that would have protected her from legal action
Le Pen has calls it a political plot, saying: ‘This only shows French citizens what the EU is, what the European Parliament is – it’s all part of the system that wants to stop the French people’s candidate that I am.’
Their policies are blowing up in their faces, a phrase that is becoming more literal by the day.
‘Fake News’: BBC, AFP, Google, Facebook Collude to Tell Voters ‘Who to Trust’ in French Election
Google and Facebook will be working with the mainstream media to tell voters “what and who to trust”, including “memes, comment threads and news sites”, in the lead up to the French elections.
The two Tech giants, who have been accused of a “liberal bias”, will set up the “coalition news verification project” with 37 French and international media outlets including the BBC, AFP (Agence France-Presse), and BuzzFeed News.
On an official blog post, Google claimed “CrowdTangle” had been set up “with a goal of helping the French electorate make sense of what and who to trust in their social media feeds, web searches and general online news consumption in the coming months…”
The first round of the French presidential election is due to be held in April, and polls suggest right wing populist Marine Le Pen could come out on top.
allegedly fake news, BuzzFeed is part of the CrossCheck project with Google and Facebook.
EU Parliament lifts immunity from prosecution for Le Pen for tweeting images of Islamic State violence
To protect their EU superstate, the tyrants have now stripped Le Pen of her civil protections and threaten to jail her
Indeed. The EU is desperate to hide the atrocities, particularly as the results of their suicidal immigration policies are becoming crystal clear to everyone. These corrupt authoritarians may be able to shut down those who call attention to these atrocities, and they may be able to persecute Le Pen, but they will not be able to hide the truth forever: their policies are blowing up in their faces, a phrase that is becoming more literal by the day.