Comments on: See how and why France’s Muslim Council doesn’t work http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2008/10/06/see-how-and-why-frances-muslim-council-doesnt-work/ Religion, faith and ethics Sat, 23 Apr 2016 23:25:07 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Tom Heneghan http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2008/10/06/see-how-and-why-frances-muslim-council-doesnt-work/comment-page-1/#comment-7583 Wed, 08 Oct 2008 01:24:07 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2008/10/06/see-how-and-why-frances-muslim-council-doesnt-work/#comment-7583 The rules are different from country to country. The French council is elected by Muslims themselves, who vote at their mosques for candidates put forward by the main Muslim organisations (which are mostly divided along ethnic lines, whether they are backed by Morocco, Algeria, Turkey, etc).

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By: Alan C. http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2008/10/06/see-how-and-why-frances-muslim-council-doesnt-work/comment-page-1/#comment-7568 Tue, 07 Oct 2008 19:29:22 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2008/10/06/see-how-and-why-frances-muslim-council-doesnt-work/#comment-7568 I’d really like to know just who it is that “elects” these various Muslim “councils” throughout Europe.
Or are they just self appointed?

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