Today, you will work in groups to read, answer questions, and discuss articles related to two topics about Muslims and identity in Europe.
In small groups, skim the article you are assigned. At this point, we want you to discover the issues surrounding a specific incident, not to determine what approach you would take in an op-ed piece about the topic.
Discuss the article, and answer these questions. You will report back to the class at the end of the exercise. You will have 10 minutes or so for your discussion.
1) EU Court and ritual slaughter of animals:
2) France and the hijab for women runners: