A report that was compiled by MPs Éric Diard of the conservative Republicans and Éric Poulliat of President Emmanuel Macron’s La République En Marche! (LREM), revealed that Islamist Extremists have infiltrated French public services.
According to the report which was leaked to French media, one trade unionist from public transportation company the RATP, disclosed that “premises are forbidden to women in terminals” and he added that “practicing Muslims are targeting non-practicing female believers”.
Nicolas Lerner, the head of the General Directorate for Internal Security DGSI, France’s domestic intelligence agency, cautioned educational institutions to remain vigilant since the group now operates outside mosques.
Closed hearings were conducted after the survey on Islamic radicalization was conducted.
A testimony taken from a 9-year old elementary student who attends school at Bagnolet, Seine-Saint-Denis, revealed the following:
“Mom took me to see an exhibition on the creation of the Universe with the Big Bang and meteorites. I talked to my friend Mehdi at recess, but he got angry explaining that all that was wrong and that God had created everything […] Me, I believe in science, but he did not want listen to me.”
Another respondent Hayat, who educates her two children in Seine-Saint-Denis, shared that she was advised to keep a close eye on her children because they may be influenced by extremist ideas:
“One of my daughter’s girlfriends gave her … a burqa from Saudi Arabia, as well as some Wahhabi religious books,” she recalls. “At home, my daughter began to impose religious prohibitions, to enact what was is haram (illegal) or not. I realized that she was under the influence of her friends.
A confidential note from the intelligence services showed an increase in the number of Islamic excesses in schools.
The influence of Islam can be seen even in kindergarten. A source disclosed that in northern Paris girls are separated from boys in class. The children are only 3 years old.
“Some community associations offer help with homework. But in fact, we are stuff the skulls of children with religion,” said Salima, a secular activist based in Seine-Saint-Denis.