After Tens Of Thousands March For Free Speech, The French Arrest A Comedian

AP/The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK

Controversial French comedian Dieudonne will face trial over Facebook comments he posted following the attacks in Paris that left 17 dead. According t...

'Are All Priests Paedophiles And All Muslims Terrorists?' Anelka Defends 'Misunderstood' Quenelle Gesture

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Sport

Nicolas Anelka has defended his infamous quenelle gesture and claimed that if it makes him anti-Semitic then "all priests are paedophiles and all Musl...

'Anti-Semitic' French Comedian Who Created The 'Quenelle' Banned From UK

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK

The French comedian Dieudonne M'bala M'bala, who is at the centre of the Nicolas Anelka anti-semitism row, has been banned from entering the UK, the H...

The 'Quenelle' Salute Is Not Anti-Authority, It's Anti-Semitic

Steve Rose | Posted 30.03.2014 | UK Politics
Steve Rose

If you believe Nicolas Anelka, his use of the 'quenelle' was a conscious and deliberate "up yours" to the French establishment in support of friend Dieudonné M'Bala M'Bala. But, for many in this country, the 'quenelle' was almost unheard of, and many still argue that it is an apolitical rejection of the state and Zionism. However, it is a ghastly reminder of modern anti-Semitism.

What the Quenelle Is Going on With Anelka and the FA?

Jonathan Romain | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Sport
Jonathan Romain

France's equivalent of our Supreme Court banned the French comedian, Dieudonne, from performing his roadshow in Nantes on the grounds that it represented a "serious risk" to French "values and principles, notably human dignity". This begs a big question about what the FA is doing about Nicolas Anelka...

Anelka Defends Alleged Anti-Semitic Celebration

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.12.2013 | UK Sport

West Brom striker Nicolas Anelka has defended his controversial goal celebration during Saturday's 3-3 Premier League draw with West Ham. The Frenc...

Holocaust Denier Receives Award at Iranian Film Festival

Joseph Weissman | Posted 14.04.2012 | UK Politics
Joseph Weissman

Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu has accused Iran of attacking Israeli embassies in India and Georgia. Earlier this month, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayat...