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Liberté? Egalité? Fraternité? –  Groupe Antifasciste Lyon et Environs (GALE) banned [France]

Lyon. France. “We must rely on the state to contend with fascists!” liberals will tell you. “To fight bigotry and fascism, we have to give the authorities the legal powers to combat them for us!” they say. So what happens when a state has the legal authority to decide whether a political group has the right to exist in society? Who will the state wield that power against?

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