Islamophobia and Racism in France

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15/06/2018 French border police regularly abused refugee children: Oxfam - Al Jazeera
28/06/2018 France charges 10 suspected far-Right extremists over plot to attack Muslims - The Telegraph, UK
08/01/2018 French town (Beaucaire, a town south of Avignon) bans pork-free school meals in move branded 'anti-Muslim' - The Guardian
30/06/2017 Man tried to ram car into people outside French mosque in the Paris suburb of Creteil - Al Jazeera
11/02/2017 'Get out of France': Paris police tear gassing refugees and stealing blankets in freezing conditions, report reveals
10/02/2017 Paris police say rape of black man an 'accident'
08/01/2017 French police 'stealing blankets from migrants', charity warns
14/10/2016 French police accused of 'stealing phones and shoes of refugees to stop them leaving Calais Jungle'
13/10/2016 Hollande: 'France has a problem with Islam' - Al Jazeera
18/09/2016 Muslim woman wears burkini on French beach as tolerance experiment and immediately gets abuse - Independent, UK
09/09/2016 Deeply unpopular Hollande calls for France to 'embrace' Islam and rejects calls for a nationwide burkini ban
25/08/2016 France defended Charlie Hebdo's right to offend - so why can't a Muslim woman in a burkini 'offend' us too?
24/08/2016 France's burkini ban exposes the hypocrisy of its secularist state
05/08/2016 Halal supermarket in Paris told to sell pork and alcohol or face closure
26/07/2016 French policeman filmed ridiculing weeping refugee woman after her camp is dismantled
06/06/2016 Frenchman 'who planned 15 terror attacks targeting Muslims and Jews during Euro 2016 because he was sick of mass migration and spread of Islam' is arrested with weapons haul in Ukraine
09/05/2016 Muslim girl sent home by school in France over long skirt
04/02/2016 French police 'abuse' Muslims under emergency laws
26/12/2015 Protesters ransack Muslim prayer hall on Corsica, burn copies of Quran
26/12/2015 Mosque ransacked and copies of Quran burned in Corsica
27/09/2015 French school forces Muslim and Jewish pupils to wear coloured discs
25/08/2015 French Mosque Fire Is Arson, Hollande Says, As Anti-Muslim Crimes On The Rise In France
28/04/2015 French Muslim student banned from school for wearing long black skirt
26/04/2015 Islamophobia soars in France since Charlie Hebdo
01/04/2015 Islamophobia skyrockets in Europe since Charlie Hebdo attack, report says
31/03/2015 French Muslim footballer Anelka decries France's Islamophobia
07/02/2015 Teacher quits Muslim school he claimed was riddled with Islamism and anti-Semitism
17/01/2015 Moroccan man in France killed at home in front of wife in 'horrible Islamophobic attack'
17/01/2015 French Mayor Bans Anti-Jihadist Muslim Film
14/01/2015 France Arrests a Comedian For His Facebook Comments, Showing the Sham of the West's “Free Speech” Celebration
13/01/2015 Mosques fire bombed and pelted with pig heads in aftermath of Paris terror attacks
13/01/2015 Marseille Muslims warn of social tension
10/01/2015 This map shows every attack on French Muslims since Charlie Hebdo
09/01/2015 Tariq Ramadan: The West, terrorism and Islam
08/01/2015 It's going to get worse for French Muslims
08/01/2015 Mosques Attacked In Wake Of Charlie Hebdo Shooting
03/10/2014 Headscarf ban turns France's Muslim women towards homeworking
01/08/2014 Gaza through the distorted lens of French media
12/06/2014 France outrage as 'racist' French police black-up, eat bananas and scratch themselves like monkeys at party
24/04/2014 French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
10/04/2014 Fighting for French Islam: Integration to Islamophobia?
09/09/2013 Do not wear headscarves; do not wear crucifixes; do not question the syllabus: France's school rules
20/08/2013 France: Outrage at Tours Police Caught on Camera Beating Up Black Woman
12/08/2013 French air force officer accused of planning to attack mosque
26/07/2013 France: police brutality, not burkas, the source of tensions
22/07/2013 France's headscarf war: 'It's an attack on freedom'
13/07/2013 Anti-Muslim Attacks on Rise in France
18/06/2013 Pregnant Muslim woman attacked in Paris loses baby
26/12/2012 France's Le Pen battles 'Islamonazi occupation'
09/11/2012 French Bishop Slams Rising Islamophobia
27/03/2012 France criticised for denying cleric visa
23/03/2012 Adrian Hamilton: France is a deeply racist country, and Toulouse will only make that worse
05/01/2012 French extremist sent to prison for desecrating Muslims graves
11/04/2011 French burqa and niqab ban: 'Muslim women are being scapegoated'
11/04/2011 French face veil ban comes into force - Al Jazeera
10/04/2011 French police arrest burqa ban protesters
10/04/2011 'Burqa ban' in France: housewife vows to face jail rather than submit
03/02/2010 France denies citizenship over veil - Al Jazeera
01/02/2010 France, don't ban the niqab - The Guardian
24/01/2010 French Imams Support Burqa Ban - Islam Online
05/12/2009 Burka Furor Mirrors France's Self-doubts: Scholar
03/10/2009 Burqa: A Station on French Islamophobes' Road - Islam Online
12/08/2009 French woman threatens legal action over 'burkini' ban - The Guardian
26/06/2009 Veiled threats: row over Islamic dress opens bitter divisions in France - The Guardian
22/06/2009 Sarkozy says burqas 'not welcome' - Al Jazeera
19/06/2009 Burka Divides French Govt
19/06/2009 Why not ban full veil, says French government spokesman
19/06/2009 France split over plan to outlaw burqa
16/09/2006 Hijab Ban Sharpens Muslim Isolation
03/07/2006 Paris mosque plastered with racist graffiti, swastikas
15/06/2006 French Islamic Institute Fights Islamophobia
13/03/2006 French riots not fired by Islamists
28/02/2006 Poor and Muslim? Jewish? Soup Kitchen Is Not for You
13/02/2006 Report attacks France's human rights record
25/01/2006 French crackdown on 'racist soup'
23/12/2005 French row over charity pork soup
09/12/2005 Young and Muslim: The French exchange
02/12/2005 France explodes the uniformity myth
28/11/2005 Metro Arabs Don't Feel France's Alienation, Discrimination Here
17/11/2005 Riots blamed on 'polygamous Africans'
07/11/2005 Explosion in the suburbs
04/11/2005 France's disaffected Muslim businessmen
31/10/2005 Paris Police Face Non-abating Immigrants Outrage
22/03/2005 Attacks on Jews and Muslims soar in France
22/02/2005 Vandals target Paris mosque
20/03/2005 Swastikas daubed on French mosque and schools
04/01/2004 The French War on Islam
23/06/2003 "Islamophobia" Rekindles Hijab Controversy In France


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