Macron attacks 'big lie' that France is eroding freedoms

President Emmanuel Macron on Friday denied claims that freedoms are being eroded in France under his rule as a “big lie”, with controversy intensifying over a new security law. Striking criticism of Macron appeared in international media after he announced a crackdown on radical Islam and his government tried to push through a security bill that would restrict the publication of images of police. “I cannot let it be said that we are reducing freedoms in France,” Macron told the online news portal Brut in a televised interview, complaining that France had been “caricatured” in the debate over t…

Read More

HEDGE accordingly