Shattering the myth of a perfect Paris

Shad talks to social scientist Samira Ouadi and author Piu Marie Eatwell about the North American reaction to the Paris attacks.
The Eiffel Tower is lit with the blue, white and red colours of the French flag to pay tribute to the victims of a series of deadly attacks on Friday in the French capital. (Reuters/Benoit Tessier )

Shad talks to Parisian social scientist and self-described "atheist muslim" Samira Ouadi and They Eat Horses, Don't They? author Piu Marie Eatwell about the North American response to the Paris attacks.

What do our reactions say about the gap between the mythical Paris and the real experience of living there?

WEB EXTRA | Watch the John Oliver segment that kicked off our discussion below.


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