Mediapart has denounced the French president for underestimating the slap he received from a white extremist last Tuesday, saying that all is not well, as Emmanuel Macron claimed.
And the site’s publisher, Adoi Pleinel, said that Macron was right in that assessment, and that the reality is that everything in France is going from bad to worse, and this slap, according to Pleinel, is but one of the manifestations of the extreme right-wing violence unleashed by the “Macaroni an” authority “by not responsibility and underestimating this phenomenon. Read also Foreign Policy: Macron’s talk about Muslims in France aims to compete with the far right before the 2022 elections White’s innocence and the denial of racism and colonialism… How does miserable history fuel the illusions of the extreme right?
He recalled that Mediapart played the role of “the naked harbinger” in this issue, as he wrote in early 2017, a few months before the last presidential elections, “We are no longer waiting for the disaster, it has already befallen us, it is a descent into loss… toward the abyss of fear and hate.” lies and violence, towards the decline of freedoms and towards the rejection of equality…”
We also affirmed at the time, he tells the writer, that “everything is possible, even the unimaginable”, and “here is our prophecy being fulfilled. The extreme right is now dictating its agenda in French political life with the cynical complicity of the established authority, the illusory complacency of the media and opportunistic cowardice part of the left,” Blenell said.
Therefore, the writer sees that Macron’s slap is evidence that everything is going badly and belittling such an incident makes this disaster worse. It is a blow to the authority that has ignored, belittled, tolerated, and even encouraged it, by demonizing leftist opponents, and legitimizing the The ideological concerns of the “extreme right”. https://imasdk.googleapis.com/js/core/bridge3.464.0_en.html#goog_1112016197
Pleinell pointed out that the unleashing of the extreme right in his words and actions will not make him satisfied with racism, xenophobia, gender bias, anti-Muslims, blacks and anti-Semitism, but will encourage these extremists to target those who facilitated them and remove them from the scene.
The core of the far-right ideologies, according to the author, is the rejection of the principle of natural equality and the promotion, under the guise of identity, nation or people, of inequality, hierarchy and domination.
Blenel added that the French authority is deliberately playing the game of the extreme right in the hope of benefiting from it in the upcoming elections, “and this harmful climate can only unleash violence,” according to the writer.
In view of the dangerous imbalance in society due to the growing phenomenon of the extreme right, Blainell warned that the French would remain watching the national collapse and moral destruction engulfing their country.