December 24, 2018
Charlie Hebdo journalist Zineb El Rhazoui has received rape and death threats for saying “Islam must submit to criticism”.
The journalist, who has lived under police protection since a number of her colleagues at the satirical magazine were murdered by radical Islamic terrorist for satirising the Prophet Mohammed, said she has received “Insults, racist insults, [and] threats of death or rape” since she insisted: “Islam must submit to criticism, submit to humor, submit to the laws of the Republic, submit to French law.”
Former Charlie Hedbo cartoonist receives death & rape threats for saying, “Islam has to submit to French laws, humour, reason and any form of criticism just like any other ideology, sect or religion.”
Has been under police protection for 4 years.pic.twitter.com/nn8cOXugYd
— Paul Joseph Watson (@PrisonPlanet) December 22, 2018
“I have not changed my mind since,” she added defiantly in an interview with the Europe 1 radio station.
“I think that have not only the right to just say these things, but I think that in the current context, I also have the duty, because unfortunately, many voices have given way to the intellectual terror that is trying to impose this wall of silence on us,” explained the French-Moroccan.
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— Breitbart London (@BreitbartLondon) December 14, 2018
Speaking to Le Figaro about the situation, Professor Laurent Bouvet, of the University of Versailles-Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, suggested El Rhazoui’s treatment was a consequence of hosting Islamic radicals who “do not accept the secularisation of society and secularism as a regulatory principle.”
This article was posted: Monday, December 24, 2018 at 7:24 am