France’s iTélé show host suspended following journalists’ strike

France’s iTélé show host suspended following journalists’ strike

Journalists at French 24-hour news station iTélé went on strike for a second week on Monday over the hiring of presenter Jean-Marc Morandini, who is under formal investigation for sexual harassment and the coercion of minors. Morandini officially joined the channel earlier this month at the insistence of Vincent Bolloré – whose mass media conglomerate […]

French interior minister to host talks on the future of Islam in France

French interior minister to host talks on the future of Islam in France

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve will hold a day of talks on Islam in France Monday in an effort to better integrate the religion with the “values of the Republic”. Although the controversy over the burkini ban is far from over, leaders of France’s Muslim community hope that Monday’s conference will help decisively turn the […]