Keyword: Eric Zemmour

French polemicist says those with Arab first names are 'less French'

Right-wing commentator Eric Zemmour said choice by ex-minister of North African origin to give her daughter an Arab name was 'outragious' and that those with names like Zinedine Zidane were 'less French' than himself.

Sacking of Islamophobic French TV political commentator sparks free-speech row

Right and Left denounce sacking of right-wing polemicist Eric Zemmour by French TV channel i-Télé for reported Islamophobic comments.

French right-wing media pundit and polemicist in ‘Muslim deportation’ row

Eric Zemmour, a controversial political commentator, is being sued for incitement of racial hatred over comments published in the Italian press.

France's 'new reactionaries'

A loose group of writers and thinkers with radical-right and far-right views on French national identity and decline are gaining media limelight.