Vincent Bolloré, Éric Zemmour and the rise of ‘France’s Fox News’ | Curio

Vincent Bolloré, Éric Zemmour and the rise of ‘France’s Fox News’

17 mins | Oct 17, 2021

Has France found its Trump? Éric Zemmour has said wild things in his career and was convicted in court for inciting racial or religious hatred. Nevertheless, he has found a platform in broadcaster CNews and is now surging in the presidential polls. Leila Abboud and Victor Mallet explore the rise of the news channel and its journey with Zemmour, which many believe is to blame for pushing the French political dialogue further to the right than ever before.

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