Monthly Archives: April 2011

Niqabs, burqas and radical sanity

Yesterday, two burqa clad women were arrested in Paris, in front of the Cathedral of Notre Dame.  Why? NOT for flouting the newly passed French law that specifically forbids the wearing of full-body, face-covering clothing.  What, are you jumping to conclusions?  No, they were stopped short for holding a political demonstration without a permit.  Without […]