It was a striking development, because discussing race or religion is officially considered irrelevant to French identity – even frowned upon. The French state collects no data on the ethnic origins of its citizens; a way of underlining the principle that all are equal, and equally French. The reality is somewhat less “colour-blind”, though, according to many of those who come from immigrant backgrounds, and especially from France’s former colonies in Africa. They say many areas of French life – such as getting a job – are more difficult with an immigrant name or a non-white face. France’s colonial past has left uncomfortable divisions here; divisions which have been exacerbated by city planning around its major cities, and – some would say – a Republican ideal that is often seen as rooted in France’s white Christian history. The recent debate around the place of Islam has highlighted these tensions again. The national squad is still a rare symbol of multicultural France, but 20 years on from their last World Cup win, the image of a team from many different backgrounds has triggered less focus on French identity here and more wry comment on the country’s current stance on immigration. The feud comes after Khaled Beydoun, a US author on Islamophobia, called in a Twitter post for “justice” for Africans and Muslims in France because they “delivered you a second World Cup”. The tweet was widely shared and garnered criticism and praise .
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Or if someone slams the newspaper on our Facebook page for printing a biased, one-sided “story,” chances are it was actually a letter to the editor or other item from the Opinion page. To be fair, the terms can get confusing — just like trying to figure out how an OPS is derived. Here’s a guide, from the newspaper’s perspective, for keeping things straight: • A story. This is information that was written by a newspaper reporter. Stories often carry a “byline” that identifies the particular writer or who was responsible for gathering the information. Instead of a byline, some shorter stories may credit the story to “Echo Press staff.” Stories are sometimes referred to as “articles” or “reports,” which is OK but here at the newspaper, we prefer the simpler, “stories.” • An ad. These are the boxes of information in the paper that promote a particular product, company, service, event, sale, etc. People pay to put this information in the paper and have control over how big it is, the exact wording, whether it’s in color, etc. An ad, of course, is completely different than a story. • A letter to the editor. This is one person’s opinion about a particular topic or issue.
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Advocates like Napoleon say that sharing information on allegations is simply a matter of safety. Indeed, in academic and other professional settings, these kinds of warnings are often protected speech, as long as the information they share serves the common interests of members of the community, said Bruce E.H. Johnson, a lawyer at Davis Wright Tremaine, a Seattle-headquartered firm, and an expert in digital defamation law. But the legal questions have been complicated by changes in campus culture, new digital technologies, and the #MeToo moment, which has resurfaced many allegations, like those against Shermer, that may have otherwise simply disappeared. “Old allegations have usually not been something of particular interest or relevance to people in their current and daily lives,” said Johnson. “The law’s still catching up to this process,” he added. In the end, Shermer decided in April not to pursue legal action. “I thought, forget it, who are these people?” he said. “Nobodies.” “I sent that email thinking this is the right thing to do. This is what you do.” Stressing that he was not familiar with the specific details of Shermer’s claims against The Channels, David Heller, deputy director of the Media Law Resource Center , said that cases like this tend to place “steep hurdles” for anyone trying to prove defamation.
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