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About Syreen Forest

Syreen Forest holds an MSc in Middle East Politics from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). She has worked with non-profit organisations focused on the MENA region. Find her on Twitter @SyreenForest.

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“Francesc”

Francesc Badia i Dalmases is Editor and Director of democraciaAbierta.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

French secularism as failed social engineering

The principle of laïcité has become a demagogic tool to reinforce narrow judgements about French identity and discriminate against minorities. 

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