Why Is France Taking Another Hit At Muslims?

Or when racism and Islamophobia drive a country’s policies

Rebecca Stevens
ILLUMINATION-Curated
4 min readSep 7, 2023

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Photo by Muhammad Ruqi Yaddin on Unsplash

A French man once told me that the people most discriminated against in France are Muslims. He said that as a Black, non-Muslim woman, I’d face racism here for sure, but nothing compared to what it would be if I was a Muslim too. I was shocked.

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Rebecca Stevens
ILLUMINATION-Curated

I write about racism, but there are so many other things I would like to write about instead. Help me dismantle racism so that I can get to that.