In his interview with FRANCE 24, Bathily described the kosher supermarket, where the vast majority of customers are Jewish, as a “second family”. “No one has ever made a remark about my faith,” he said.
"We're brothers. It's not a question of Jews, Christians or Muslims," he told French news channel BFMTV. "We're all in the same boat, and we have to help one another to get out of this crisis." CBS It seems with that remark Lassana Bathily is light years beyond the ideology of far too many who seek only to divide us.