Banning the Burqa: Why Germans Get Worked Up About Ladies in Veils

Also, the Muslim faith has a bit of an image problem in Germany, like in many other Western countries. Most Germans have never heard of Sufism but instead worry about Salafists, standing behind pop-up stalls on the high street, giving away free copies of the Quran to the witless – who then, sooner or later, join the radicals for Jihad in Syria. (So the story goes.)

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