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Reader comment on item: Can Islam Be Reformed?
in response to reader comment: Will France continue this progress?

Submitted by Richard, Sep 16, 2017 at 04:32

John in Michigan asks
"Do you think a strong enough consensus exists (or will soon exist) in France to broaden the niqab ban to limit or ban other problematic garments?"

The ban includes all garments that hide the face (niqab, burqa, hijab, tchador...
Do you think that some garments that don't hide the face would be problematic?




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