Most Kiwis seem to be better informed than their moonbattish PMÂ Â John Key, Â as you can see in the comments, here.
A Muslim women’s group is expected to tell a public forum tonight that the burqa is not a requirement in Islam and it is “an affront to human dignity” for women to be forced to wear it.
Unfortunately, they are wrong:
Sura 33, Al-azab, 59:
O prophet! Tell your wives (sic) and your daughters and the women of the believers to draw their cloaks (veils)all over their bodies (i.e. screen themselves completely except the eyes or one eye to see the way) that will be better……
This brought a call from Prime Minister John Key for New Zealanders to respect the beliefs of others, and for women not to be discriminated against because they wear the burqa.
Should the burqa be allowed in NZ society? Here is the latest selection of Your Views: