Trevor Responds to Criticism from the French Ambassador - Between The Scenes | The Daily Show

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  • Nani and Mommy
    Nani and Mommy  1 hours back

    This man tells the truth sooooo much. Protect him at all cost.

    • ali b
      ali b  14 hours back

      Thanks Trevor for telling the French the true

      • Guildou
        Guildou  17 hours back

        "I'm not trying to be an asshole but I think it's not a reflection of diversity, more a reflection of colonialism"
        France colonized by africans is French colonialism ? And I guess Trevor Noah doesn't know the only colonies France had were Québec and Algeria. France never sent settlers anywhere else at the time of colonialism.

        "In France, a lot of the nazis use the fact the players are of african descent to shit on their frenchness, you know"
        So, the French are nazis, wow, ok. And they shit on their national team... ok. I'm French but I didn't know this.

        "Blacks all over the world were celebrating this victory at the world cup"
        I don't think so, do the blacks in USA celebrate when Senegal win a competition ? That's nonsense. You couldn't even place this country on a map. You don't even care about "soccer" in USA. Africans had 5 teams qualified for the world cup, including black countries like Nigeria and Senegal, and they lost.

        " "Look at these africans who can become French because they won the world cup for us" "
        They're already French, if they weren't they wouldn't be in the French team...
        "Look at these africans who can become Americans because they won the olympic games for us."

         " "They're not african, they're French !" And I'm like... Why can't they be both ? "
        That wasn't your point... You're obliged to bring this because you know you're wrong. "African" is not a nationality, and Guadeloupe and Martinique were French territories before for exemple a part of Provence and the city of Nice. And you can't be in the French team if you're a supporter of another country. The africans don't have the fantaisies black americans like Trevor Noah can have about his origins. If they've come to France, it's because they didn't want to live in Africa. The French haven't treated them like slaves until the 1960's like Americans did in USA. You can have the double nationality in France, while in USA this is denied to the citizens when you become American you must leave your former nationality.

        "So what they're saying is "in order to be French you have to erase everything that is african" ?"
        Who said they aren't French, not France, they're in the FRENCH NATIONAL TEAM of France's NATIONAL SPORT.... You've said they aren't French.

        "So you can not be French and african at the same time"
        You can if you have a double nationality. The French aren't defined by a color or a religion, they're defined by their citizenship.

        This whole speech is shocking,
        "The French team isn't French because there aren't only whites in it."
        "And as a matter of fact the French have not won the world cup, but africans did."
        "Because the French anyway treat the non whites as they were not French, and they're nazis."
        "And the French aren't diverse, they're colonialists."
        "And I know it because I know, you know."

        It's like the French lost everything: they're colonized but they're the colonialists, they haven't won the world cup, they fought the nazis but they're the nazis...

        Je pense que les américains, et particulièrement les noirs, ont un sérieux problème existentiel lié à la ségrégation raciale que leurs ancêtres ont pu subir aux USA. Ils projettent leurs problèmes d'américains sur des français qu'ils ne connaissent pas, et sur des français noirs qu'ils connaissent encore moins ! Des français noirs qui n'ont jamais subi l'apartheid racial en France, alors qu'aux USA les noirs l'ont subi jusque dans les années 1960... Des français noirs qui n'ont jamais été massacrés en Afrique comme les indiens l'ont été par les américains. Trevor Noah ne réfléchit pas, il ne sait pas que les français étaient alliés aux indiens lorsqu'ils étaient en Amérique ? Il ne sait pas que la colonisation française de l'Afrique n'a rien a voir avec la colonisation anglaise, belge ou espagnole ?
        C'est un cruel manque de culture et une absence de modestie qui amène ce Trevor Noah à chier sur la France et les français.

        • Ron Gjerde
          Ron Gjerde  22 hours back

          I'm a Norwegian-American, and I'm proud of both heritages. I believe the fact that we can all be Americans and yet honor all of our different ethnic backgrounds is one of the reasons that America is both great and unique. I hope I don't offend any dog owners, but I believe a mixed-mutt is the best kind of dog out there. I'm proud to be a member of a nation of "mutts" (and I use only the good definition of mutt -- "a dog of mixed breeds").

          • F H
            F H  23 hours back

            I live in France and that’s exactly what’s happening

            • StarBorneVirg
              StarBorneVirg  23 hours back

              ♥️🧡❤️♥️🧡❤️

              • mohamed oumha
                mohamed oumha  24 hours back

                Between 5:30 and 6:00, Trevor sum up everything... That's how French think.
                Colonialists 😡

                • Afryka Blak
                  Afryka Blak  1 days back

                  Ya you said the rights things

                  • Bethany Smith
                    Bethany Smith  1 days back

                    Yeah it’s different

                    • tsholofelo molefe
                      tsholofelo molefe  1 days back

                      lol the French colonisation in some African countries is so overt that even in China I meet African people who introduce themselves as French but they've never been to France. it's like me introducing myself as english but I've never been to England. we were colonised , we moving on but heyyy I am still South African , i have my native language.

                      • t_ n_rasberry
                        t_ n_rasberry  2 days back

                        Wow I like how eloquently you speak. That was a great example you provided there about the man rescuing the baby to support what you're saying.

                        • francois williams
                          francois williams  2 days back

                          I am African thx

                          • francois williams
                            francois williams  2 days back

                            France was last African country in FIFA world cup...

                            • Virgo Queen
                              Virgo Queen  2 days back

                              I LOVE TREVOR

                              • Yara M
                                Yara M  2 days back

                                Disagree about the way you tried to make America so much more righteous than the French, blacks are considered lowly everywhere including America except for when they do something that meets white approval. Anytime they stand up in defiance against something the same people clapping about how great America still is are the same ones getting mad because football players take a knee during an outdated national anthem.

                                • Jpaul Mas
                                  Jpaul Mas  2 days back

                                  That was well clarified congratulations

                                  • Emmanuel Grasmere
                                    Emmanuel Grasmere  2 days back

                                    if I ever visit the US I'll go to the hood just to use the N-word

                                    • Emmanuel Grasmere
                                      Emmanuel Grasmere  2 days back

                                      If I was a billionaire or in power I was gonna make Trevor my spokesman...

                                      • Dung Tran
                                        Dung Tran  2 days back

                                        Mesut Özil WC winner, 5 times german player of the year....and still a turkis in WC 2018 when they lost

                                        • vedonna80
                                          vedonna80  2 days back

                                          Fantastic argument by Trevor Noah! Well done 👏🏼👍🏼

                                          • Raleighburner15 Hynes
                                            Raleighburner15 Hynes  2 days back

                                            My neighbour came to my door in Blackpool cork city Ireland and he had Chinese appearance so I said are you Chinese and he said no I'm French that was two years ago I'm still thinking he's Chinese

                                            • S&A M&S
                                              S&A M&S  2 days back

                                              What all you said is reality

                                              • John Draffin
                                                John Draffin  3 days back

                                                So true

                                                • Lyn El Wadji
                                                  Lyn El Wadji  3 days back

                                                  You are right in some point Trevor however it is easier to be black in France than in USA and you know it

                                                  • elitechrstn
                                                    elitechrstn  3 hours back

                                                    I’m black and I’ve lived in France. This claim of yours is false. The majority of Black people live in the outskirts of town (ban lieu) which are bereft of real economic opportunities to move up the social ladder.

                                                • cristy herrerra
                                                  cristy herrerra  4 days back

                                                  Let's just say France won because of Africa...

                                                  • Kaneda Shotaro
                                                    Kaneda Shotaro  4 days back

                                                    Thats still kinda hyppocrite Trevor !

                                                    • Sylvester Kheswa
                                                      Sylvester Kheswa  4 days back

                                                      Well argued....My Nigguh!

                                                      • Seyam Rahman
                                                        Seyam Rahman  4 days back

                                                        The only white ppl that r good at football are Griezmann and Lloris, and Lloris is a drunk.

                                                        • Ron Gjerde
                                                          Ron Gjerde  21 hours back

                                                          I was about to argue with you, until I realized you were talking about soccer -- and not American football (I know nothing about soccer). In fact, I bet we even have some good Norwegian-American (US) football players -- although I would be hard pressed to name any of them. Knute Rockne is the only Norwegian-American that comes to mind when you talk about American football. And he coached the "Fighting Irish" -- there must be some irony in there somewhere.

                                                        • Cursed
                                                          Cursed  3 days back

                                                          Lol lloris is spanish , and griezmann is half german half Portuguese 😂😂 check his Wikipedia

                                                      • JBennyA14
                                                        JBennyA14  4 days back

                                                        And thats why its good to know the law

                                                        • Jeanna Taylor
                                                          Jeanna Taylor  4 days back

                                                          Trevor you have inspired me to educate myself on African history. Anyone have any books or links to reccomend?

                                                          • Yogitha Shetty
                                                            Yogitha Shetty  4 days back

                                                            So true Trevor Noah 👏🏻always on the point, precise and vivid, you are always right 👌🏻hits the bulls eye always 🙏

                                                            • Melissa Castillo
                                                              Melissa Castillo  4 days back

                                                              Trevor your amazeballs

                                                              • The Sundays Music
                                                                The Sundays Music  4 days back

                                                                All of humanity is from African decent.

                                                                • Servant Of Jesus Christ

                                                                  How much more brilliant can this guy get? He never ceases to amaze me...

                                                                  • Christopher F
                                                                    Christopher F  4 days back

                                                                    Whose liberal agenda is he pushing?

                                                                    • Eliseo Cano
                                                                      Eliseo Cano  5 days back

                                                                      Bro so does anyone realize its between the scenes? Its smarter than most of "The Best of " in many late night shows. Been a fan since Daywalker and still keeps it fresh. Thanks Trevor.

                                                                      • ScipioAfricanusI
                                                                        ScipioAfricanusI  5 days back

                                                                        The ambassador has a better point. The identity of France integrates diversity. To be French is to embrace diversity. There is no hyphenation because that implies an alienation. I have never heard of white as a modifier for American. I ave never heard of White-American or English-American. There is a subtle racism in the US with hyphentations. A 'normal' American is white. Everyone else is a hyphenated-American. In France, everyone is French. Not Noire-Francaise or Africane-Francaaise.

                                                                        • rohan basu
                                                                          rohan basu  5 days back

                                                                          SJW Shit
                                                                          Coming from a brown guy

                                                                          • Frederik Likesgames
                                                                            Frederik Likesgames  5 days back

                                                                            le struggl'e pour la french l identit'e, ou simplement ... La Frenchness

                                                                            • 151mikail
                                                                              151mikail  5 days back

                                                                              I think none american should lecture anyone else on this matter, because a country which made assimilation and ethnocide as their brandmark by calling it the society of the melting pot or the Salat bowl. The degree of Nationalism is indeed intense in the USA. Millions of Black people in America do not know from which country in africa they came from. There are also Millions of people with german heritage, but they are not able to speak it anymore.

                                                                              • greatadelaide
                                                                                greatadelaide  5 days back

                                                                                Love the argumentation in this. You, my great man, are just plain sensible to how things are and work.

                                                                                • FireFuzion // JD
                                                                                  FireFuzion // JD  5 days back

                                                                                  Im Filipino but born in Italy and I'm happy about that because i can live 2 different lives with different style of life. But sometimes i regret being "italian" because people tend to be racist against people who are from different country or Religion.

                                                                                  • Mitah Lamola-ZA
                                                                                    Mitah Lamola-ZA  5 days back

                                                                                    You really have a point Trevor. Why can't they be both like African American. They are African French...

                                                                                    • Jadon Vlogs
                                                                                      Jadon Vlogs  5 days back

                                                                                      So if I'm a white guy born and raised in Africa does that make me European?

                                                                                      • Guildou
                                                                                        Guildou  17 hours back

                                                                                        Yes, you're a colonialist, and a nazi.

                                                                                    • Klaus M
                                                                                      Klaus M  5 days back

                                                                                      France allows dual citizenship, while US denies this. So in France you can belong to two countries, while you cannot int he US. You have officially to renounce your former country. It is therefore hard to take Trevor serious on this comparison.

                                                                                      • Ousmaila Bouba
                                                                                        Ousmaila Bouba  6 days back

                                                                                        Thank for this hhhhh

                                                                                        • Pranay Chaturvedi
                                                                                          Pranay Chaturvedi  6 days back

                                                                                          Is there an argument Trevor can't win? This guy is more important than stupid leaders, spreading equality and neutrality.

                                                                                          • HellStr82
                                                                                            HellStr82  6 days back

                                                                                            So Trevor I like your show but you fked up now. Tell me is it ok for me also to say about France winning the world cup that Africa won it? Or would you think im racist since im white? Here I'll say it France did not win the World Cup Africa did because they're all black Because if you said it then all of us can say it and then you'll have to make a show about whites saying stuff like that. So with respect just own you fked up and shut the fuck up