Jean-François Achilli denounces his dismissal from Radio France | EUROtoday

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“II did not commit professional misconduct and there is an eminently political dimension in my dismissal. » Jean-François Achilli denounces his dismissal from Radio France for “serious misconduct” within the columns of Figaro this Saturday, May 25. The former France Info journalist, accused by The world for having participated in a e-book challenge by Jordan Bardella, defends himself from any battle of curiosity and offers his model of the information.

If Jean-François Achilli was certainly approached by the top of the checklist of the National Rally for Europeans, the political journalist repeats as soon as once more that the challenge by no means got here to fruition: “We did not succeed, the president of the RN and I- even, to an agreement, which is why there is no book, no contract, no money,” he insists to justify not having spoken to his administration about it.

“Get out of our comfort zone”

Accused in The Parisian by the director of France Info for having “collaborated” in a “strategy of conquest” of the National Rally, Jean-François Achilli says he’s “stunned by so much inelegance and violence”: “How can we look at drafts – and not “proofs” that I by no means “corrected” – and offering suggestions constitutes collaboration? », he will get irritated.

“Shouldn’t journalism push us to get out of our comfort zone and get in touch, while remaining at a distance? », Asks the journalist fired from public radio. He also confirms having asked his lawyer to bring the matter before the industrial tribunal.

always in Le FigaroJean-François Achilli is finally indignant at the “partisan character” of the round house while the SDJ (Society of journalists which monitors decisions taken by management in a media) of Radio France did not defend it, unlike to France Inter comedian Guillaume Meurice and his controversial joke about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

“I once knew an open, plural and free house (…) But the serenity which prevailed in the corridors of the round house has given way to a society of mistrust and fear”, lastly regrets the one who had additionally labored for France Inter, France Culture and France Bleu inside the massive home Radio France.