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2006-03-07 Europe
Dutch considering Burqa bans
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Posted by Jackal 2006-03-07 20:15|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [503 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 Given all the kidnappings for the sex trade around that part of the world, banning face coverings is a wise law enforcement decision. Remember that 16-year old who was kidnapped in Colorado (?) a few years ago, and forcibly married to that polygamist? He walked around town with both of his "wives" in white burqa-type garb, and got away with it for about a year.
Posted by trailing wife 2006-03-07 20:31||   2006-03-07 20:31|| Front Page Top

#2 Once again, louder. It’s your intolerance that isn’t being tolerated It’s either ban the burqa or ban the sects of the muslim religion that subjugate women to the extent of eliminating them from view and existence. The denial of individually and basic human rights, The ban of the brainwashing that makes these women believe that this is acceptable treatment; that this is their choice. Choose not to wear the coverings one day and leave your homes alone to stroll the streets uncovered and enter shops. Choose that for one day. Can’t, can you? You’ll be punished. If it’s not a choice, then it’s a dangerous intolerance. At the very least. It may well be a crime. So STFU.
Posted by Hupomoger Clans9827 2006-03-07 20:36||   2006-03-07 20:36|| Front Page Top

#3 IMHO, covering your face in public is a hostile act. It should be a misdemeanor, on par with enciting panic.
Posted by Robert Crawford">Robert Crawford  2006-03-07 21:29|| http://www.kloognome.com/]">[http://www.kloognome.com/]  2006-03-07 21:29|| Front Page Top

#4 A sane reaction to the chauvinism of islam. Islam doesn't want to have you just tolerate it's culture and morals. It seeks to replace your's with it's own. This is the correct response but it's only a begining. Much of the EU elite will have to be removed from their jobs as they see islam as good for the EU.
Posted by SPoD 2006-03-07 22:05|| http://sockpuppetofdoom.blogspot.com/]">[http://sockpuppetofdoom.blogspot.com/]  2006-03-07 22:05|| Front Page Top

#5 It wasn't all that long ago women got the vote, in this country.

Historical perspective is everything, and someone here remarked Bush understands that, and will save us all....

Lincoln was put in office by far less than half his countrymen, and not very popular even after the civil war ended. Honest Abe was dead over 50 years before we built a monument to him.

Remember Abe? Saved the Union, freed the slaves (though saving the Union was paramount to him), limited Freedom of the Press, suspended Habeaus Corpus, and otherwise abused presidential powers...
Posted by Bobby 2006-03-07 22:05||   2006-03-07 22:05|| Front Page Top

#6 Amen, RC. Veils/abbayas/burkhas are symbols that sanction subhuman status and violent mistreatment. They are kin to the Star of David patches in Nazi Germany.
Posted by Jules 2006-03-07 22:58||   2006-03-07 22:58|| Front Page Top

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