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Bikini or burkini: women’s bodies and the morality police

The mayor of Cannes has just banned women from covering up on Cannes beaches. A full cover-up of a woman’s body violates ‘good morals and secularism’, apparently. And a Toronto swimming pool manager also recently insisted that a ten-year-old Muslim girl ‘should wear a bikini’ instead of t-shirt and shorts (made of swimwear material), though…