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Outrage in France as female black politician is depicted like a slave in chains in right-wing magazine, sparking criminal racism inquiry

A black female politician has been depicted as a slave in chains in a right-wing magazine, sparking a criminal racism inquiry. Valeurs Actuelles (Current Values) faces prosecution for the seven-page illustrated feature on 40-year-old Danièle Obono. Ms Obono, who is French-Gabonese, said she was sickened by the cartoon, and branded those responsible as ‘odious, stupid […]