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Answer to proffesor Pipes on French ban

Reader comment on item: Can Islam Be Reformed?
in response to reader comment: Don't hesitate to say " merci la France "

Submitted by Richard, Sep 22, 2017 at 03:18

Daniel Pipes: "France has not banned hijabs, chadors, jilbabs, abayas, or the many other coverings."

It does, see the "Law of 2010-1192: Act prohibiting concealment of the face in public space"
https://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do?cidTexte=JORFTEXT000022911670

It's very difficult for some American conservatives to acknowledge that France has done something right.

Kind regards

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