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The difficulty of accounting for anti-religious acts in France


DECRYPTION – The debate resurfaced during the speech of Elisabeth Borne, who presented on Monday her plan to fight against racism, anti-Semitism and discrimination.


It is from childhood that stereotypes can take hold

," said Elisabeth Borne announcing her plan to fight against racism, anti-Semitism and discrimination, at the Institute of the Arab World, on January 30.

By omitting, however, to mention the anti-Christian acts, advances the deputy of the National Rally, Laurent Jacobelli.


Anti-Christian acts are the majority of anti-religious acts in France

," he hammered into the microphone of Sud Radio.

These debates around figures raise the problem of the difficulty of apprehending the anti-religious phenomenon in France.

The last general census comes from the report of a parliamentary mission led by the deputies Ludovic Mendès and Isabelle Florennes and published in 2022. In the absence of figures from the public statistical service, this study was based on the joint work of the ministry of the Interior,


the Central Territorial Intelligence Service, to which religious organizations transmit censuses

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Source: lefigaro

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