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French authorities will begin enforcing a new ban on wearing full Islamic veils in public in April, officials said Thursday. Women wearing coverings that hide the face will be asked to remove them or pay a fine.
Officials say the law is mainly symbolic and police will not call in every veiled woman they see to avoid stigmatizing Muslims.
"Nobody is allowed, in a public space, to wear a garment designed to conceal their face,"
As it should be. Move to another culture, adopt their ways, live by their laws, or, go home.
So, you’ve got the law, buttttttttt, you’re not going to enforce it because you don’t want to stigmatize the people who are breaking the law. Is that just insane or what???
I don't think so. I get the impression that the OP is just adressing the PC of Government.
Yes...the constant "bla bla bla Muslims" threads are getting nuts...absolutely nuts.
Is the CCTV coverage in France as vast as it is in the UK? If so I would assume its just using the muslims as a scapegoat for the police state policy of not wanting anyone to cover their face so they can determine who everyone on camera is through facial recognition software.
Originally posted by silo13
But for whatever reason (and the reasons are what I'm driving to find here) - even before the law is implemented I crawl on my belly to the MSM and apologize assuring the very group the law is targetting that I really will not enforce it anyway...
If I had to guess, the reason would be to minimize the obligatory outrage of the radical muslim. We're all familiar with this small percentage getting all whipped up over trivialities like cartoons and such. It will be interesting to see how it all plays out.
Originally posted by Jefferton
Christians need to chill and go back to church and leave everyone else alone.
Originally posted by whatukno
Oh yay, another anti Muslim propaganda thread!