So why, in Norway, with its near lack of diversity, am I suddenly having nuanced emotions about multiculturalism?
Especially not a country like India, which must come to terms both with its multiculturalism and its caste and religious mix.
The multiculturalism debate raging across Europe and the new French ban against the niqab.
The view that the various cultures in a society merit equal respect and scholarly interest. It became a significant force in American society in the 1970s and 1980s as African-Americans, Latinos, and other ethnic groups explored their own history.