The attack by the Minister of Ecological Transition against her opponent in her constituency for the second round of the legislative elections, defined as “a far-left anarchist“, creates controversy. The main interested party, Jérôme Guedj, affirms in “Le Parisien” that it has slipped.
The tone rises between the adversaries of the second round of the legislative elections, who clash bitterly through the media. The Minister for the Ecological Transition, Amélie de Montchalin, finds herself at the heart of a controversy for a questionable sentence pronounced on the set of Cnews, Monday, June 13. The candidate in difficulty in Essonne called there to block “against Nupes“: “Against these candidates, who have come together in an electoral agreement but which is not a substantive agreement. And which promises the French disorder and submission. Submission to Russia. Submission to anti-Semitic ideas.“While qualifying his socialist opponent Jérôme Guedj”extreme left anarchist“, she specified that, according to her, the Nupes was a formation”where some in the same camp have no difficulty in demonstrating with anti-Semite Jeremy CorbynAnd this, in reference to the former leader of the British Labor Party, now MP for London.
Social networks have consequently quickly inflamed, noting in particular the evocation of anti-Semitism. “Shame on you Madame de Montchalin. You refuse since this morning the debates with me proposed by the media (BFMTV, France Inter) and you insult when you’re alone on set“, had retorted on Twitter the one who is also creator of the “Ilan Halimi against anti-Semitism” prize. Tuesday, June 14 in The ParisianJérôme Guedj, who wants to recover his constituency, continued: “She freaked out. I remind him that it is his former Prime Minister (Edouard Philippe) and the Minister of Health who called on methe so-called dangerous anarchist, to carry out a mission on the isolation of the elderly…“
Jérôme Guedj on Twitter: “Shame on you Mrs. de Montchalin @AdeMontchalin. Since this morning you have refused the debates with me offered by the media (@BFMTV, @franceinter) and you insult when you are alone on set. What debasement, what panic , what contempt for the Republican debate… #afflicting” / Twitter
Amélie de Montchalin persists and signs
Targeted by critics, Amélie de Montchalin does not intend to make her mea culpa, as she confirm to Figaro, Wednesday, June 15. “I totally stand by my point. Anarchy in Larousse means disorder, which will happen if Nupes wins“, she concluded without concession.
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