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Burkini ban: France has a moral police force – like Saudi Arabia

by | 24th, August 2016

When did we become such prudes that a woman wearing too many clothes on the beach was a crime?  The   Telegraph :

French police made a woman remove her burkini on a Nice beach while another was fined in the resort of Cannes for wearing leggings, a tunic and a headscarf…

At which point the French rose up as one and cried aloud for liberty? No.

Along the coast in Cannes, a mother of two told AFP on Tuesday she had been fined on the beach for wearing leggings, a tunic and a headscarf. Her ticket read that she was not wearing “an outfit respecting good morals and secularism”.

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