Latest update: 18/06/2010
- Facebook - France - integration - Islam
France: anti-Islam provocation goes viral
After a plan to ban the burqa, after the French government's announcement of a crackdown on polygamy, now comes the Facebook call for a sausage and wine happening during Friday prayer at the heart of Paris' trademark Arab neighborhood of La Goutte d'Or. The event's been banned but it's sparked heated debate. Is it a racist provocation or free speech?
- Radu STOENESCU, Philosopher, Member Editorial Staff, Riposte Laïque periodical
- Mildrade CHERFILS, Paris Correspondent, GlobalPost
- Alec HARGREAVES, Director, French institute, Florida State University
Programme prepared by Perrine Desplats and Yi Song.