It’s a brilliant idea: let’s empower and liberate women by telling them what they both must and mustn’t wear, fining them for not adhering to the law as such, and even jailing them as such. Yeah. That’s real empowering and liberating all right. What a brilliant idea. Absolutely brilliant.
Seriously, doesn’t the French government have other pressing issues that need addressing? I kinda feel like this whole burqa controversy is so artificial and is shrouding – pun intended – other important issues the French should be worried about.