July 15, 2024



“I Am The Regulator!”: EU Commissioner Warns Social Media To Censor After French Riots

Zero Hedge

By Tyler Durden – July 17, 2023

Authored by Robert Kogon via The Brownstone Institute,

L’Etat, c’est moi” – “I am the state” – Louis XIV is supposed to have said.

And in a contemporary echo of that famous phrase, EU Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton repeatedly stressed on Monday that “I am the regulator” when lambasting social media networks for “not having done enough” during the recent French riots and threatening them with sanctions, including even banishment, if they should remain similarly inactive after August 25.

Not having done enough of what?

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