Comments on: Southern Swiss voters back ban on full-face veils http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2013/09/24/southern-swiss-voters-back-ban-on-full-face-veils/ Religion, faith and ethics Sat, 23 Apr 2016 23:25:07 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: euro-yank http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2013/09/24/southern-swiss-voters-back-ban-on-full-face-veils/comment-page-1/#comment-77592 Tue, 24 Sep 2013 18:51:10 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/?p=29362#comment-77592 Take both religion emotions and insistence on “fitting in” or “looking more like us” out of the picture and the important issue boils down to security, or more specifically being able to identify everyone by seeing their unique face.

If costume masks and dark motorcycle helmets which cover your entire face are allowed in a place, then the full face covering should be allowed and visa versa. Equality doesn’t mean anarchy, but it does require rational consideration and ubiquitous legal rules for all.

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