July 1, 2014
Today’s European Court of Human Rights judgment upholding a general ban on wearing full-face veils in public is deeply damaging, warned Amnesty International. It represents a profound retreat for the...
June 17, 2014
The apparent lynching of a Roma teenager in a Paris suburb that left him in a coma is just one of several recent alleged hate crimes against minorities that demand thorough investigations and not just...
May 28, 2014
French police encircled makeshift settlements occupied by migrants and asylum-seekers in the Calais area and began a process of dismantling them.
April 1, 2014
Attacks, discrimination, violent evictions, homelessness and extreme poverty. Life for the 20,000 Roma in France – most of them migrants – is a far cry from the idyllic image the country tries to port...