France to ban website opposing abortion

The French government decided this month to create a new incrimination against website opposing abortion. Providing alternative life counselling is just “fake information” according to Family Minister Laurence Rossignol. This issue raised concerns of freedom of speech, both from right-wing  and left-wing.

A liberticide bill” is the title of Le Figaro.

Fighting against disinformation, even contestable, is difficult by creating a new criminal offense” Le Monde comments.