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"To abandon Mila to those who hate her is to give up our own freedoms"


TRIBUNE - The defense of this young girl threatened with death and harassed for having made very virulent remarks about Islam touches on an issue of civilization, argues Olivier Babeau, president of the Sapiens Institute (liberal think-tank). Through Mila, it is freedom ...

No one could escape the face of this young girl with purple hair and blue eyes.

Dignity, lucidity and courage: her speeches since she began to live under police protection after having criticized Islam are edifying.

To the easy and carefully orchestrated imprecations of a Greta Thunberg, answer the very simple words of another young girl who, her, says calmly:

"I am inevitably not going to stay alive."

The Mila affair is a concentrate of our ills.

If we want it, it can also be the solution.

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Islamism, online hatred: the lessons of the Mila affair

To be sure, Mila's words against Islam were particularly violent and scarcely distinguished.

But they did not fall under any law: we have the right in France to say what we want about religions, whether that is intelligent or not.

On the other hand, the violence of the direct threats she has received is indicative of the challenges posed to our society by social networks.

In this large public square where information is distorted by a

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Source: lefigaro

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