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A Nation Divided : The Charlie Hebdo Aftermath / BBC Worldwide Ltd.

Other author/creatorBBC Worldwide Ltd.
Other author/creatorInfobase, film distributor.
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication Info [Place of publication not identified] : BBC Worldwide Ltd, [2015]
Distribution Info New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2016.
Copyright Notice ©2015
Description1 online resource (1 video file (51 min., 26 sec.)) : sound, color.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films On Demand collection
Subject(s)
Contents Investigating Racial and Religious Tensions in France (1:55) -- Je Suis Charlie (4:19) -- Defending Free Speech at all Costs (3:44) -- Charlie Hebdo Controversy (3:59) -- Hijab Controversy (3:05) -- Sacrificing Education for Religion (3:10) -- Generation Identitaire (2:56) -- Rise of White Extremism (2:07) -- Assimilation Argument (2:49) -- Discrimination against Muslims (3:41) -- Creating an Islamophobic Climate (2:34) -- Interviewing a Right Wing Activist (3:51) -- Apology of Terrorism Law (4:17) -- Freedom of Speech Controversy (2:31) -- Dieudonne's Artistic License (2:05) -- Promoting Tolerance (3:08) -- Credits: A Nation Divided: The Charlie Hebdo Aftermath (0:38)
Abstract When gunmen shot dead 12 people in the attacks on Charlie Hebdo magazine, the hashtag "Je Suis Charlie" seemed to unify France. But for many young Muslims it was a symbol of their growing alienation from mainstream French society, where the right-wing Front Nationale is now the leading party for the under-35s. British journalist and comedian Shaista Aziz travels to France to find out why the country has become so divided. As the country reels from attacks carried out by French Muslim extremists, she meets the ordinary young Muslims who feel rejected by their country, with some even hiding their Muslim identity to get work. Shaista confronts the far-right youth organizations who believe foreigners should be repatriated. In a rare interview, she speaks to Dieudonne, the controversial comedian who talks about what he calls the double standards over free speech that exist in France today.
General noteOriginally released by BBC Worldwide Ltd, 2015.
General noteStreaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on November 17, 2016.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Interest grade level 9 & up.
Technical detailsStreaming video file.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: Films On Demand platform.
LanguageClosed-captioned.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description (Infobase, January 17, 2017)
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number124934 Infobase

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