EFD Senior Fellow Samir Amghar is mentioned by the Daily Mail regarding the case of a French Muslim woman, who won a court order lifting a travel ban she says was imposed due to her ultra-conservative Salafist belief.
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20 Minutes (France)August 3, 2016
EFD Senior Fellow Samir Amghar is featured in an article published by the French daily newspaper 20 Minutes on radicalisation in prisons.
Instituto Europeo del Mediterraneo (Spain)July 31, 2016
EFD Senior Fellow Samir Amghar gives a comprehensive review of the ideological influence of Gulf countries on European Islam.
Sputnik (Russia)June 7, 2016
EFD Fellow Samir Amghar is mentioned by the Russian on-line newspaper Sputnik after the display of two municipal poster in the small French town Lorette sparked yet another discussion regarding France’s attempt to create a more secular society.
Istanbul Medeniyet University (Turkey)June 3, 2016
EFD Senior Fellow Dr. Samir Amghar participated as a panelist at an event on Islam organised by the Medeniyet University of Istanbul. As a sociologist, he provided his perspective and analysis of the current situation in Europe.
La Une (Belgium)May 12, 2016
EFD Senior Fellow Dr. Samir Amghar is interviewed on La Une on the role extreme Islamism is playing in Europe.
Le Monde (France)February 17, 2016
EFD Fellow Samir Amghar is interviewed by Le Monde on salafism and all its facets.
Les Grands Dossiers des sciences humaines (France)November 26, 2015
EFD Senior Fellow Samir Amghar explains what Salafism is, how it criticizes other Islamic movements and how it opposes the Western world.
Le Devoir (Canada)July 13, 2015
“Policy-makers should not impose their choices in Quebec on Muslims when it comes to establishing the role of Islam” says EFD Senior Fellow Samir Amghar.