not to be petulent, but the Swiss have now got their own share of Islamophobia. Non-integration into Swiss society has caused a certain change of attitude in the Swiss country. Muslims having a great deal of problem with the seperation of church and state and Swiss law. (swissinfo.com) The minaret issue has now become a political issue. Also the fear of Muslims becoming too prolific has reared its head with the Swiss as well. And, I never said the Swiss weren't a Democratic country, just less so then they were.
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