The far-right politician who compared France's justice minister to an ape is likely to face prosecution for incitement to racial hatred.
This week we reflect on yet another racism row in English football. England manager Roy Hodgson has been the centre of attention this week.
France's far-right Front National (FN) has sacked one of its candidates in next year's local council elections after she posted an image of Justice Minister Christiane Taubira as an ape on Facebook.
Police fired teargas in Paris Thursday after clashes at a school students' protest against the deportation of a 15-year-old Roma from Kosovo and a 19-year-old Armenian.
France's ruling Socialist Party has been plunged into a public row over the deportation of a 15-year-old Roma girl to Kosovo.