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Burqa, Miter, Cowl, Veil
J. H. McKenna, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, History of Religious Ideas, University of CA ...
Demystifying the Burqa
Author of Demystifying Islam, Adjunct Professor & National...
All eyes are on France this week, as their ban of Islamic veils went into effect on Monday. Extremists on opposite sides of this debate have engaged in a virtual tug-of-war, and Muslim women are the rope.
The Burqa Ban: Another Misguided Step Toward So-Called Equality
Surely it is a logical fallacy to brand a religious practice as 100-percent erroneous because it has been warped at the hands of fanatics. Perhaps we are the ones with a warped idea of what is truly beautiful.
WaPo 'On Faith': What Not To Wear: Outlawing The Face Veil
Don't Mess With My Burqa, Monsieur
Roving correspondent for the Asia Times
I'm already making plans to arrive at terminal 2 of Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris in the spring of 2011 sporting my burqa.
Why I Hate the Burqa -- And Yes, I Wear One
Columnist, Arab News
Outlawing the burqa will create a tremendous divide between non-Muslims and Muslims. But wearing the burqa in the West is also just plain stupid.
Belgium Poised To Ban Muslim Veil
A Jewish Voice Against the Burqa Ban
Rabbi Joshua Stanton
Rabbi, Millennial, Interfaith Leader
It is easy to see how the "burqa ban" might be misused as a part of a broader effort to stigmatize a religious population, one that already perceives itself to be on the margins of society.
Why I Support a Ban on Burqas
French philosopher and writer
The burqa is not a dress, it's a message, one that clearly communicates the subjugation, the subservience, the crushing and the defeat of women.
Man Denied French Citizenship Because Wife Wears Veil
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Sarkozy: Full Veil Not Welcome In France
France Will Oppose But Not Ban Burqas
French Bank Denies Woman Entry For Wearing A Hijab (VIDEO)
France Burqa Stance Elicits Al Qaeda Threat
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