A young Paris-based illustrator and filmmaker who goes by the nickname Maeril has made an illustrated guide that teaches bystanders how they can help out people who suffer from Islamophobic harassment.
France's First Lady Carla Bruni Sarkozy and France's Prime minister Francois Fillon attend a campaign meeting of French President and UMP candidate for 2012 presidential election, on February 19, 2012 in Marseille, southeastern France. President Nicolas Sarkozy attempted to rally his troops today with a call for the French people to stand with him against a defeatist elite and to defend the traditional values of a strong France. AFP PHOTO / LIONEL BONAVENTURE
I hope that Nicolas Sarkozy wins his re-election bid. He along with Germany's Merkel have been working hard battling the European financial crisis. Any discontinuity might affect the little progress they have achieved.