Charlie Hebdo’s anniversary issue attacks “new gurus of formatted thought”

Charlie Hebdo’s anniversary issue attacks “new gurus of formatted thought”

Five years after the attack that decimated its editorial staff, in an anniversary issue to be published on Tuesday, Charlie Hebdo castigates the “new gurus of formatted thought” and opens his columns to relatives of the victims.

As FranceInfo reports, the front page design is signed Coco: a giant smartphone displaying the logos of major social networks crushes the tongue and arms of a designer, with this title “New censorship … New dictatorships”.

“Yesterday, we said shit to God, to the army, to the Church, to the State. Today, we have to learn to say shit to tyrannical associations, to navel minorities, to bloggers who blog us fingers like little schoolteachers, “wrote editorial director Riss in his editorial.