H/T Counter Jihad
Its all about “freedom”, you see…
THE IRISH Council of Imams, a group which represents Muslims living in Ireland, has spoken out against attempts to ban the niqab elsewhere in Europe and called on members of the religion to contribute positively to the societies in which they are living.
The council said that a ban on the niqab â€“ a veil worn by Muslim women that covers everything except the eyes â€“ violates personal freedoms guaranteed by democratic systems.
It added that such bans also constitute an obstacle to multiculturalism, integration and human rights.
- Women who have undergone Female Genital Mutilation turn psycho/On the positive side, women were more likely to say no to the practice if they knew it was banned in the country where they live.
Burqa-clad bank robbers stage French post office hold-up
Well, I guess they thought its better to make hey while the burqa is not Â banned….
TWO burqa-wearing bank robbers have held up a post office near Paris, using a handgun concealed beneath an Islamic-style full veil, court officials said. Newscom.au
BNP/ French officials have denied citizenship to a man who forced his French wife to wear the Islamic full-face veil known as the burqa. The authorities cited the rejection of national values such as secularism and gender equality, as reasons for the move.
During the application procedure, the Moroccan man had alarmed officials by claiming that his ‘wife will never be able to go out without the full veil.”
He added: “I don’t believe in gender equality; women have inferior status; I will not respect the principles of the secular society.”
Forced Marriages in Canada
Sakina (fictitious name) was born in Bangladesh yet raised in Montreal. At 16, she returned to her homeland with her parents under the pretext of visiting her sick grandmother. The young woman was then forced to marry a man twice her age – despite her resistance. More from Medilex