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National debate on French identity marginalizes French Muslims

A French debate on defining the values constituting national identity is sparking controversy amid warnings that the discussions are particularly targeting the Muslim presence....

Swiss minaret ban emboldens extremists in Europe

The minaret ban in Switzerland has had a continentwide response. Even as European human-rights courts began attempts to block the Swiss amendment, extremist politicians...

French Court Fines Far-Right Leader for Racism and Anti-Islamism

A French court of appeals fined far-right leader Jean-Marie Le Pen for discrimination, hatred or racial violence for anti-Muslim remarks he made in an...

Far-Right Party Tries to Ban Mosque Construction

A far-right party in the Austrian state of Carinthia, led by the notorious right-wing politician Jorg Haider, is trying to ban the construction of...