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Costume Drama

A beach-going woman in Nice/ Was fined by the local police/ For brazenly wearing/ A suit that’s not baring,/ Now seen as a breach of the peace./// https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/aug/24/french-burkini-ban-row-escalates-clothing-incident-woman-police-nice-beach A beach-going woman in NiceWas fined by the local policeFor brazenly wearingA … Continue reading

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Cannes Ban

Down on the Riviera in Cannes/ The mayor is imposing a bannes/ On wearing burkinis/ Instead of bikinis – A choice he avoids, as a mannes./// http://www.independent.ie/world-news/french-court-upholds-ban-on-muslim-burkini-on-cannes-beaches-34963127.html Down on the Riviera in CannesThe mayor is imposing a bannesOn wearing #burkinis … Continue reading

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