A far-right French mayor in Southern France has banned pork-free meals in state schools, preventing Muslim pupils from taking the substitution meals.
The French education minister has triggered a new raw after saying that Muslim mothers should be banned from wearing hijab when they drive or pick their children to the school.
The French Interior minister announced on Sunday, November 19, that the authorities will stop Muslims from praying in the streets in a Paris suburb, promising to find an alternative for Muslim worshippers.
Dr. Bruno Abd-al-Haqq Guiderdoni is a French Muslim astrophysicist. He’s specialized in galaxies and has published more than 140 papers in astronomy. Guiderdoni serves as Director of the Observatory of Lyon, France. Besides his extensive writings on science, he has also published around 60 papers on Islamic theology. He’s also currently the Director of the Islamic Institute …
Tensions surrounding French Muslims prayer in the streets flared on Friday after around 100 local lawmakers attempted to block Muslims praying in a street north of Paris.
Meet Rachid, an inspirational young man, who set up a charity called “At The Heart Of Precarity” He and volunteers go round the homeless in Paris and provide them food and drink. He wants to change the view of Muslims in France!
A few miles away from Paris celebrations after Emmanuel Macron won France’s presidential elections, residents of the largely-Muslim suburbs or “banlieues” received the news with a skeptic sigh of relief, ending fear of Marine Le Pen.
Making a historic choice, French voters elected Emmanuel Macron, who embraced the EU, immigration, and free trade, as their new presidents, giving far-right leader Marine Le Pen a decisive defeat.
France is home to a Muslim community of more than six million, making about 9% of the country’s population, the largest in Europe.