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You can ban religion from politics and public service during working hours and allow it everywhere else. France does that and until very recently, when identity politics started to get much more prevalent, it’s worked pretty well. Of course now the French government seems to work based on an Reindeer Ugly Sweater, the application of that concept, among other things, is less and less faithful (haha) to its original intent.