France denies plan to reverse veil ban in schoolsThe French government has denied it is planning to reverse a ban on Islamic veils in the country’s schools, following the publication of a controversial report that has sparked out...
Hamburg seals the deal with Muslim residentsIt’s an historic pact. After five years of negotiations, the city-state of Hamburg will sign a contract with its Muslim citizens. It sets out in black and white the rights and duti...
Foreigners' voting rights, gay marriage: will Hollande's campaign promises be kept?Will foreigners soon be able to vote in local elections in France? This is what François Hollande promised during his campaign. Will he deliver or will he pass the buck because the...
Homegrown extremism: What lies beneath the France shootings? (part 2)The Toulouse shooter started out as a delinquent with self-esteem issues. François Picard’s panel looks at what made him become a jihadist who went to Afghanistan and what the impa...
Bozidar Djelic, Serbian Deputy Prime Minister, in charge of EU integrationIn this programme, Serbia's top EU negotiator shares his thoughts on stability in the Balkans, Belgrade's stormy relationship with Kosovo and Serbia's EU ambitions.
In The Papers
IN THE PAPERS
Would you like to bite into Marine le Pen?FRENCH PAPERS, Wed., 5/1/2011: A baker in Deauville is criticized for selling "galette des rois" cakes embedded with political figurines, including far-right politician M...
John Bowen, Anthropologist at Washington University, St. LouisMarc Perelman talks to the anthropologist John Bowen, an expert on Islam at Washington University in St. Louis, about whether there can be a truly "French version" of the...
Philip S. Gorski, professor of sociology at Yale UniversityMarc Perelman talks to Philip S. Gorski, professor of sociology and co-director of the Center for Comparative Research at Yale University. They speak about 9/11 and its impact on r...
Islamophobia and extremism (part 2)A far-right political leader compares Muslims praying in the streets to the occupation of France by Nazi Germany. A woman sacked for wearing the Muslim veil at a pre-school loses h...
Islamophobia and extremismA far-right political leader compares Muslims praying in the streets to the occupation of France by Nazi Germany. A woman sacked for wearing the Muslim veil at a pre-school loses h...
The end of multiculturalism?Recently, a surge of anti-immigration and anti-Islam sentiment has been sweeping across Europe boosting support for populist parties in several EU member states. Our guests discuss...