Mogniss H. Abdallah

founded the IM’média Agency in 1983. He is a journalist, filmmaker, producer and media activist. His book J’y suis, J’y reste [Come what may, we are here to stay] was published in 2000.


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Giving racism an easy ride

The French media's response to Sarkozy's "law and order" clampdown

It has been five years since the spectacle of violent confrontation in the French banlieues. But despite promises made at the time, little seems to have changed either in government attitudes to migration or the media’s coverage of migrant issues. This time round, writes Mogniss H. Abdallah, it is the Roma who are in the firing line.