"There is prejudice against us," said Yvan Castanou, pastor of the Impact Christian Center in Ivry, a suburb south of Paris.
"It's against evangelical churches.Some officials see them as an invasion from the United States, associated with (U.S. President) George Bush and the conquering spirit," he
"The second fact is that when you're black ... ," he
voice trailing off before launching into a litany of complaints about life as an African immigrant in France.
said local officials were more helpful to the larger Muslim minority, which with six million faithful has much more political influence than small immigrant Protestant groups.
"When the Muslims sneeze, everybody panics," he