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US News IN IMAGES. Tributes to Samuel Paty, murdered teacher, multiply

23:55  17 october  2020
23:55  17 october  2020 Source:   lexpress.fr

Murder of Samuel Paty: the emotional reactions of the personalities

 Murder of Samuel Paty: the emotional reactions of the personalities Many personalities joined the anonymous on social networks to pay tribute to Samuel Paty. © Bestimage On Sunday, thousand people gathered in Paris to pay tribute to Samuel Paty , history and geography professor beheaded in the middle of the street two days earlier in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine (Yvelines) during 'a terrorist attack. On social networks, it is just as many people who wanted to pay tribute to him.

French teacher Samuel Paty , who was brutally murdered near Paris on Friday, had his private details exposed on social media last week, after a Before displaying the offensive imagery – widely believed to be a cartoon from the notorious Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine – the teacher asked Muslims to

A teacher has been beheaded in a north-western suburb of Paris, with the attacker shot dead by police. French President Emmanuel Macron visited the scene, calling the killing an "Islamist terrorist attack". Mr Macron said he was murdered because he "taught freedom of expression".

During the day on Saturday, a thousand people gathered in front of the college of Bois d'Aulne in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine. White roses, signs "I am Samuel", or even "I am a teacher" came to pay homage to the beheaded history and geography teacher. Some also held up "I am a teacher" or "I am a teacher" signs. The national anthem was chanted, then applause swept through the crowd.

Earlier today, dozens of students and parents silently placed white roses at the foot of the gates of this reputable establishment, which accommodates around 750 college students.

Gatherings in Rennes, Nice, Chambéry ...

A rally also took place in Rennes, after the call from the teachers' unions to come and pay homage to their deceased colleague.

Emmanuel Macron: "Samuel Paty has become the face of the Republic"

 Emmanuel Macron: The President of the Republic Emmanuel Macron, his eyes red with emotion, paid a vibrant tribute to Samuel Paty and beyond to all the teachers. © Francois Mori / Pool via REUTERS "Tonight, I will not talk about those who gave his name to the barbarians, they do not deserve it," said the head of state first.

Samuel Paty , 47, who taught history and geography at the school in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine , north-west Earlier this month, Paty had reportedly shown a class of teenage pupils a caricature from the On social media, parents paid tribute to the teacher . “RIP Monsieur Paty . He was my son’s teacher

Samuel Paty , 47, previously received death threats for producing the images in a lesson on What happened to Samuel Paty ? The attack happened in Conflans Sainte-Honorine, northwest of the #JESUISPROF. Colleagues pay tribute to Paris teacher decapitated after showing Mohammed pics.

In Nice, a silent rally gathered several dozen people in memory of Samuel Paty, who had been the subject of a complaint and threats for having shown caricatures of Muhammad in the as part of a course on freedom expression .

In Chambéry, the people gathered raised various books to defend freedom of expression. One of them held up an edition of Charlie Hebdo.

In Evreux, it is a silent march which brought together the inhabitants.

The services of the Presidency of the Republic also indicated this late Saturday morning that "other expressions and announcements are planned after the weekend meetings" by Emmanuel Macron. He will chair a Defense Council on Sunday, the crisis body which allows him to decide immediately, according to a source close to the executive contacted by AFP.

"We Muslims are not persecuted in France": the text sent by the CFCM to imams .
© Copyright 2020, L'Obs On the eve of Friday prayers, and a few days after their meeting with Emmanuel Macron which followed the assassination of Professor Samuel Paty, the French Council of the Muslim Cult ( CFCM ), the main interlocutor of the public authorities in France, sent on Thursday October 22 to the imams of France a proposal for a text which they can, if they wish, be inspired for their preaching. Having no religious role, this text is therefore only a proposal.

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