Valérie Pécresse hopes that French mosques will now not be financed by international funds and proposes to use stricter financing guidelines.
The president (Free!) Of the Ile-de-France region, Valérie Pécresse, provides"Eliminate international funding of mosques", and to use the foundations of political social gathering funding to locations of worship, in an interview with the Journal du Dimanche.
While President Emmanuel Macron announced Tuesday a series of measures against "Foreign influences" on Islam in France, ranging from foreign imams to funding mosques, Valérie Pécresse believes that "On the funding of locations of worship, we should go additional".
"I suggest to put off the international funding of mosques by making use of to locations of worship the rule in drive for political events: neither a international state nor a international individual, except he resides in France, has the precise to fund a celebration ", she explains.
However this isn’t an issue for international donations meant for the reconstruction of Notre-Dame de Paris, she stated, as a result of the cathedral "Is a non secular institution but additionally a murals. As a part of the heritage renovation, the State and the communities are already collaborating within the renovation of synagogues, mosques or church buildings, so it’s fairly attainable to make the excellence ”.
It additionally provides "That anybody wishing to work within the public service swears to respect and guarantee respect for the regulation of the Republic".
Respect for secularism
In keeping with her, the "Separatism" talked about by Emmanuel Macron "Is one side of Islamism, however not the one one. The President's analysis is incomplete, and subsequently his cures are largely inadequate ”.
"Islamism can be a will to grab energy, with a technique of entrism within the buildings of social life: in sports activities associations and golf equipment, in jail, in colleges and hospitals …"
Confronted with this, "The precept of secularism, which the President has swept away with the again of his hand, is central", says Ms. Pécresse once more, recalling the constitution of secularism that she has applied within the Ile-de-France area "To struggle in opposition to proselytism within the associative cloth", and which circumstances all funding with respect for secularism.
She additionally criticizes the "Entice" of 'Idea' Islamophobia, "As a result of he makes use of the weapon of victimization to stop any criticism". "Watch out for the harmful hyperlinks between part of the left and the Islamists", she denounces.
Islam. Pécresse needs to use political funding guidelines to locations of worshipOuest-France.fr