Burkini-phobia includes us too - Al-Arabiya

It was neither Islamist extremists who advertised the call to ban the burkini in France, nor men in a traditional and conservative society, but seculars of the French republic. According to Western media reports, these seculars applauded French ...

UN rights office urges French towns to repeal burkini bans - Reuters

A woman wearing a burkini walks in the water August 27, 2016 on a beach in Marseille, France, the day after the country's highest administrative court suspended a ban on full-body burkini swimsuits that has outraged Muslims and opened divisions within ...

French restaurant refuses to serve hijab-wearing women - Economic Times

LONDON: Two hijab-clad Muslim woman were reportedly thrown out of a high-end French restaurant after the owner refused to serve them arguing that "all Muslims are terrorists". A video of the incident that took place at a restaurant in the Paris suburb ...

The Hangover News - VICE

This weekend, a Paris restaurant kicked two women out for being Muslim, Corbyn's Virgin Trains fiasco chugged on, a man put acid in a Sydney gay club's lube dispenser, and more. Racist Restaurants A PARIS RESTAURANT REFUSED TO SERVE TWO ...

French Muslim women accused of terrorism by restaurateur complain - Ahram Online

File photo: A young Muslim girl has two French flags and a headband reading “Fraternity” on her headscarf while marching to protest a French ban on religious symbols in state schools, Paris, January 31, 2004. (REUTERS). Tweet ...

Restaurant owner refuses to serve Muslim women - Metro

A restaurant owner who refused to serve two Muslim women told them 'all Muslims are terrorists'. Footage posted online appears to show the women being turned away from Le Cenacle in Tremblay-en-France, Paris. A schoolboy is feared to have been ...

'All Muslims are terrorists': Owner throws veiled women out of Paris eatery - Deccan Chronicle

The restaurant owner refused to serve them and shouted at them for not leaving the place. The incident took place at Le Cenacle restaurant in Tremblay-en-France, to the north of Paris. (Representational Image/ AP). Paris: A restaurant owner in Paris ...

French cook: 'Muslims cannot eat in this restaurant' - Daily Sabah

Islamophobia in France, which has reached its highest level with the latest burkini ban, has now appeared in a restaurant in Paris. A Muslim woman wearing a headscarf visited Le Cénacle restaurant in Paris on Sunday but was forced to leave by the cook, ...

Burkini ban: United Nations condemns French laws for 'fuelling intolerance and stigmatisation of Muslims' - The Independent

The United Nations has condemned burkini bans for “fuelling religious intolerance and the stigmatisation of Muslims in France” after the country's highest court ruled they were illegal. Rupert Colville, a spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for ...

A bathing suit tests France's secular identity - Washington Post

French exceptionalism is under fire. While the United States sees itself as the Earth's last, best hope, leading the world for the better, France has long viewed itself as the world's beacon of enlightenment, illuminating the planet with the sheer ...

Why we wear the burkini: five women on dressing modestly at the beach - The Guardian

France's burkini bans have put women's swimwear under scrutiny. Five Muslim women tell us why they dress modestly at the beach. Nesrine Kenza says she is happy to be free to wear a burkini as she holidays in Marseille, France. Photograph: AP. Share on ...

Mohammed Amin: Integrating Muslims. The UK does better than the US (just). And both do better than France. - Conservative Home

The recent burkini fiasco led me to reflect upon the UK, US and French approaches to integrating Muslims. Two of these countries are secular states while one has an established church. However, secularism is not the key differentiator. United States of ...

France's Burkini Debate Reverberates Around the World - New York Times

A woman in a burkini this month in Marseille, France. Credit Dmitry Kostyukov for The New York Times. LONDON — The burkini has become perhaps the most potent symbol in France's long-running battle over its vaunted secular identity. This summer's ...

Burkini Bans and Jewish Democracy - The Jewish Press

All you need to do is press one little button and it's all yours for the taking! Follow @JewishPress. Follow @JewishPress on twitter. Be a part of the conversation. Photo Credit: {Originally posted to the Commentary Magazine website}. The ban on ...

When humiliating Muslim women is the law - Socialist Worker Online

THIS SUMMER, 30 French coastal cities, including the tourist destinations of Cannes and Nice, banned swimwear known as the "burkini" popular among some Muslim women. For those unaware of the alleged hazards posed by this type of swim attire, let us ...

Kathy Sheridan: A lot is going on underneath the burkini - Irish Times

Part of the problem with the burkini fiasco, is that the name itself is misleading. It sounds like a refashioned burqa but omits the burqa's singular feature; the veil that covers the face, often with a narrow mesh screen across the eyes . I tried the ...

Lifting the burka off the burkini - Toronto Sun

In their hysterical reaction to the “burkini ban” in France, bleeding-heart liberals in the West demonstrated again how gullible they are and how easy it is for the worldwide Islamist movement to manipulate them. In carefully staged theatre, the ...

Bashing ban on burkinis - Daily Illini

Splashing around the local pool (or lounging on the side) is a staple for most kids' sweltering summers. However, for many Muslim women, this simple pleasure is being taken from them because French towns are enforcing a new ban on burkinis. A burkini ...

Burkinis and the stripping of religious liberty - Religion News Service

A woman wearing a burkini walks in the water on August 27, 2016 on a beach in Marseille, France, the day after the country's highest administrative court suspended a ban on full-body burkini swimsuits that has outraged Muslims and opened divisions ...

French restaurateur says "all Muslims are terrorists," gets dragged by internet - Mic

After a restaurant owner in France refused to serve two Muslim women on Friday night, the Internet dragged it by leaving bad reviews on the restaurant's Facebook page. As of this article's publication, more than 23,000 people have allotted the ...