May 4, 2021
Rassemblement National leader Marine Le Pen has been acquitted of hate crime charges over a Twitter post she made exposing ISIS terror in 2015.
She made the post after French establishment politicians compared her group, which was called National Front at the time, to ISIS. She displayed the violent behavior of ISIS to demonstrate the difference between the Muslim terrorist operation and her political campaign to restore the integrity and dignity of France.
Le Pen is expected to take on current French President Emmanuel Macron in next year’s presidential election. She lost a prior election