In a piece reported from Turkey, Claire Berlinski changes her mind about a prohibition against a type of Islamic dress, arguing that to ban the burqa "is an offense to liberty; not to do so is a greater one." I disagree; but I have to say her piece is one of those rare moments when you see both sides in extreme clarity.
"The river was our source of water. Now, the people won't touch it. They are repulsed by it."