On February 4, on the set of BFM Lyon, Sandrine Runel, assistant for Social Affairs, was questioned about her passion for bullfighting and her political commitment to environmentalists. “This is not a problem. It is a family passion and we talk very little about personal matters. I had the opportunity to discuss with certain animal companions and there is no taboo about it,” replied the Socialist deputy.
The Federation of Struggles for the Abolition of Corridas reacts
This announcement did not escape the Federation of Struggles for the Abolition of Corridas (FLAC) which immediately reacted, stating that “the Federation will challenge the Socialist Federation of the Rhone” on this issue, during the next regional elections where Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, who has the support of the deputy, he will probably be the first on the list from the left to the region.