Global Politics Podcast

Episode 146: Anti-extremism bill in France

August 15, 2021 Global Politics
Global Politics Podcast
Episode 146: Anti-extremism bill in France
Show Notes

On 23 July, the French Parliament passed the bill strengthening the government's role to check mosques and other religious organizations as part of its fight to prevent Islamic radicalism and defend the republic. The 'Law Reinforcing Respect of the Principles of the Republic' was passed by the National Assembly with 49 votes in favour, against 19.