France: reaction to niqab-ban

A few days ago, two French students (one of whom a Muslim) took an unusual approach to civil liberty, as a reaction to the new law banning the wearing of head-covers such as the burka and niqab, which was recently passed in France.  They managed to simultaneously question the meaning of both anti-niqab legislation, and the niqab itself.  View article and the video they made here.


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