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France has an odd conception of laïcité, the French version of separation of church and state: it doesn't seem to recognize the separation of home and state. What you do in your home or in your private life, legal and virtually of no consequence to anyone else though it is in every regard, may be deemed culturally unsuitable for her majesty the French Republic. Faiza Silmi, a Moroccan woman seeking French citizenship, found out to what extent: Burqa-wearing Muslims need not apply for citizenship. Read my full account at About...

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