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Reader comment on item: Ten Percent of Muslims Call for Niqabs or Burqas

Submitted by Sam hillard (Canada), Jan 11, 2014 at 19:07

I live in montreal where the government is not only taking away the right to wear all head coverings including 1-6, turbans and kippah so iris the old story there no way of taking away a right. So is a kippah a symbol of westernization and secularism. Please comment

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In effect, yes it is.

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