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French political parties embrace online humour

Today, Benjamin Lancar is examining the latest untruths pinpointed by the French Left Lie Observatory or Observatoire des Mensonges de la Gauche. A site whose aim is to hunt down untruths told by the Socialist Party, with a light hearted, even humorous tone. Nowadays online, when it comes to blows, humour is definitely on the cards.

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