Quenelle

'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...

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.

Anelka Will Contest Quenelle Charge

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Nicolas Anelka has confirmed he will contest the Football Association's charge against the quenelle gesture he made. The West Brom striker could re...

David Baddiel Talks To Newsnight About Nicolas Anelka And The 'Quenelle'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

David Baddiel talked to Newsnight on Tuesday about the alleged anti-Semitic gesture the 'Quenelle' made by West Brom striker Nicolas Anelka in a recen...

'Don't Make A Big Deal About It' - Lukaku Says Anelka Shouldn't Be Banned

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Romelu Lukaku has said Nicolas Anelka should not be banned over the quenelle gesture he made at West Ham last month. The Football Association today...

Nicolas Anelka Charged By FA Over Quenelle Gesture

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

The Football Association has charged West Brom striker Nicolas Anelka following his "quenelle" gesture in the match against West Ham last month. If...

Zoopla To End West Brom Sponsorship Over Anelka Controversy

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Zoopla have announced they will not renew their £3 million deal with West Brom in light of Nicolas Anelka's "anti-Semitic" celebration. A Football...

Kick It Out 'Frustrated' By FA's Slow Response To Anelka Case

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

The Kick It Out organisation has said it is "very frustrated" by the Football Association's slow response to the Nicolas Anelka quenelle case. West...

Anelka Told Not To Repeat 'Quenelle' Gesture By West Brom

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Sport

Nicolas Anelka has been told not to repeat his controversial quenelle gesture by West Brom. Anelka is accused of making an anti-Semitic statement w...