Whether we admit it or not, the mass media manipulates the masses. This fact proves to be especially dangerous in the context of French people of Maghrebian origin. The media presents them as either incapable of being “assimilated” or as models of integration. At any rate, there seems to be no middle ground between these two extremes.
"Le Français d’origine maghrébine face au prisme médiatique,"
Présence Francophone: Revue internationale de langue et de littérature: Vol. 65
, Article 10.
Available at: https://crossworks.holycross.edu/pf/vol65/iss1/10