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Moslem Mother is turned away from parentsí evening because she refused to remove full-face veil
Daily Mail ^ | 24 June 2012 | Jaya Narain

Posted on 06/25/2012 7:36:29 AM PDT by Cronos

Maroon Rafique missed an important talk concerning her son's university education because she would not remove the niqab

A mother was turned away from a parents’ evening because she was wearing a full-face veil.

Maroon Rafique, 40, was told that for the security and safety of children and teachers at the college there was a ban on any type of face coverings.

She was warned that unless she removed her full-face covering, known as the niqab, she would not be allowed into the college to attend.

In the end, a stunned Mrs Rafique was forced to call her husband, who took her place and went with their son Awais, 18.

Mrs Rafique, who has worn the niqab for seven years, said: ‘I’m born in this country and British. Why should what I wear offend anyone? I didn’t want to make any fuss. All I wanted was to find out the information to help my son go to university.

;I offered to sit at the back or  at the front, anywhere where I wouldn’t be seen, if they thought I was going to offend anyone....

Mrs Rafique, of Whalley Range, Manchester, had been invited to attend the parents evening and talk about her son's education at The Manchester College.

But when the mother of two arrived she was apprehended by security staff in the lobby of the college’s Northenden campus.

Mrs Rafique, who is married to double-glazing firm boss Abdul, 40, and has a younger son, Ibrahim, 12, said she felt humiliated.

She added: I do get abuse every now and again in the street, which I just have to deal with. However, I was very surprised when I was treated this way by the college.


(Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society
KEYWORDS: boofrickinhoo; britain; islam; uk
how sad.... /sarc

a person wouldn't be allowed to walk in with a full-face helmet and not remove it

1 posted on 06/25/2012 7:36:40 AM PDT by Cronos
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To: Cronos

She achieved her goal, attaining victim status,and getting in the face of normal (civilized) people. bravo to the school for banning this attention hound!


2 posted on 06/25/2012 7:39:42 AM PDT by pastorbillrandles
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To: Cronos

“Mrs Rafique, who is married to double-glazing firm boss Abdul, 40, and has a younger son, Ibrahim, 12, said she felt humiliated.”

GET OVER IT.


3 posted on 06/25/2012 7:40:56 AM PDT by tgusa (gun control: deep breath, sight alignment, squeeze the trigger .......)
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To: Cronos

she felt humiliated..

waaaaaaa waaaa.. evil America strikes again.. waaa waaaa


4 posted on 06/25/2012 7:41:20 AM PDT by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi)
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To: Cronos

Try wearing a Jason-style hockey mask to a conference and see how people treat you.


5 posted on 06/25/2012 7:42:13 AM PDT by BuffaloJack (End the racist, anti-capitalist Obama War On Freedom.)
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Yes, I know this is in England. My comment stands. 8-|


6 posted on 06/25/2012 7:42:17 AM PDT by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi)
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To: Cronos

How would you recognize your own wife with another man on the streets with this garb?


7 posted on 06/25/2012 7:43:14 AM PDT by Average Al (Forbidden fruit leads to many jams.)
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To: Cronos

bleh, it was Abdul all along!


8 posted on 06/25/2012 7:44:08 AM PDT by WSGilcrest (/s)
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To: Cronos

It appears someone at the school associates covered faces with potential violence or destruction. Not a totally unrealistic connection, although it overlooks the fact that most of the Sudden Jihad incidents and major terrorist attacks have involved young men, often college students, in Western clothes.

That is to say, it would make more sense for them to be worried about her son than about her.


9 posted on 06/25/2012 7:44:34 AM PDT by Tax-chick (Spinach at every meal.)
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To: pastorbillrandles
Funny, when I am around "ROPers" this is the only thing I feel safe in, after all it is part of my "religion"

So can I come in full body armor and a Gas Mask since they don't have Spartan armor yet?

Oh and I am also a member of the "Christian Sikh Religion" that I just made up so the "ceremonial weapon" I am commanded to carry has to be at least a rifle of some sort that can shoot a projectile at least 3X the speed of sound. You know for ceremonial reasons.

10 posted on 06/25/2012 7:46:28 AM PDT by GraceG
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To: Cronos
She isn't a Moeslim she is a Sith!

I guess the Jedi religion and it's counterpart the Sith Religion is very popular these days....

11 posted on 06/25/2012 7:49:28 AM PDT by GraceG
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To: tgusa

GET OVER IT.

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Exactly! Security rules are there to protect everyone...even you....and this is an absolutely COMMON SENSE security rule.


12 posted on 06/25/2012 7:49:33 AM PDT by SumProVita (Cogito, ergo...Sum Pro Vita. (Modified Decartes))
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To: Cronos

She should be ashamed of herself.


13 posted on 06/25/2012 7:51:16 AM PDT by Sirius Lee (Goode over evil. Voting for mitt or obie is like throwing your country away.)
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To: Cronos
My father used to say, "Never beg a man to fight or gamble."

I would add "remove her burkha" to that list too.

14 posted on 06/25/2012 7:51:29 AM PDT by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: Cronos

You have to admit ... things can get confusing for women wearing Muzzie garb.

15 posted on 06/25/2012 7:51:29 AM PDT by Zakeet (We have to go spend money to keep from going bankrupt - Joe Biden)
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To: Cronos

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GIJdCB0ulZ0

Somebody needs to stop her!


16 posted on 06/25/2012 7:53:29 AM PDT by Lady Lucky (God-issued, not govt-issued.)
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To: Cronos

This woman is a hardhead. It’s a SECURITY issue, not an issue of being offended.

It’s funny to me that the full-face veil is supposed to be meant to end any possibility of “allure” for those poor Muslim men who evidently live with a permanent four-hour Viagara erection. However, it seems these women most times take great pains to shadow and line their eyes with black kohl, smear on gobs of mascara, and paint their brows in a most alluring way.


17 posted on 06/25/2012 7:57:01 AM PDT by Twinkie (Isaiah 53)
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To: Cronos

niqab... That attire has to be frightening for little children. I wish the all knowing psychiatrists would do some research on how this affects kids. That alone must contribute to their insanity.


18 posted on 06/25/2012 7:58:26 AM PDT by FES0844
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To: All
Burkha blue band
19 posted on 06/25/2012 8:02:17 AM PDT by Cronos (**Marriage is about commitment, cohabitation is about convenience.**)
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To: Cronos
‘I’m born in this country and British. Why should what I wear offend anyone? I didn’t want to make any fuss. All I wanted was to find out the information to help my son go to university.

This is just another attempt at chipping away at the status quo to fit her (i.e., Muslim) needs. If she wants to constantly look like she's preparing to rob a bank, perhaps she should move to a country where everyone looks like a bank robber.

20 posted on 06/25/2012 8:03:56 AM PDT by econjack
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To: Cronos

What a maroon!


21 posted on 06/25/2012 8:05:35 AM PDT by silverleaf (Every human spent about half an hour as a single cell)
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To: Cronos
Maroon Rafique

Sometimes the jokes just write themselves.
22 posted on 06/25/2012 8:07:09 AM PDT by ComputerGuy (HM2/USN M/3/3 Marines RVN 66-67)
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To: Cronos

This is the same thing to you?


23 posted on 06/25/2012 8:09:34 AM PDT by stuartcr ("When silence speaks, it speaks only to those that have already decided what they want to hear.")
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To: BuffaloJack

???


24 posted on 06/25/2012 8:10:15 AM PDT by stuartcr ("When silence speaks, it speaks only to those that have already decided what they want to hear.")
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To: Cronos
We’ve never, ever been told about any rule about what parents can wear.

Well, there you go .... ten minutes at the university and you're already getting smarter.

25 posted on 06/25/2012 8:18:37 AM PDT by layman (Card Carrying Infidel)
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To: NormsRevenge
she felt humiliated.. waaaaaaa waaaa.. evil America strikes again.. waaa waaaa

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How does she feel when she has to walk 4 feet behind her husband and sons?

26 posted on 06/25/2012 8:20:26 AM PDT by Realman30 ("I've already made a donation to Haiti. It's called taxes". . . . El Rushbo.)
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To: Cronos
Maroon Rafique missed an important talk concerning her son's university education because she would not remove the niqab

... wait for it ...



... keep waiting, doc ..




27 posted on 06/25/2012 8:22:26 AM PDT by Tanniker Smith (Rome didn't fall in a day, either.)
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To: econjack

She’s no more Brit than I am.


28 posted on 06/25/2012 8:34:17 AM PDT by Eric in the Ozarks
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To: Cronos

They’re such proud people, that’s why they throw a bag over their wife’s head every chance they get.


29 posted on 06/25/2012 8:41:06 AM PDT by Excuse_My_Bellicosity (Liberalism is a social disease.)
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To: Cronos
How do we know she's forty? Is she allowed to disclose her age? And that she should be allowed to expose those eyes and hands. How un-islamic.

One would think her husband would be horse-whipped at the mosque for even allowing his wife to undertake anything related to the education of his progeny.

Though she just needs to bide her time. Soon sharia will replace British society altogether, and some scraggly faced imam will see to that she gets hers. And that he gets his.

30 posted on 06/25/2012 8:42:26 AM PDT by onedoug
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To: Realman30

When they go to a restaurant, do they make her sit at a different table? Nah, the wife probably gets to sit at the same table so that he can hit her with a hickory stick every time she violates islamic custom. And she probably only gets water and sugar packets.


31 posted on 06/25/2012 9:05:24 AM PDT by Excuse_My_Bellicosity (Liberalism is a social disease.)
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To: stuartcr

You tryin’ to start somethin’?


32 posted on 06/25/2012 9:10:51 AM PDT by beelzepug ("Blind obedience to arbitrary rules is a sign of mental illness")
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To: beelzepug

Just trying to find out how anyone could possibly compare the two and be serious.


33 posted on 06/25/2012 9:17:35 AM PDT by stuartcr ("When silence speaks, it speaks only to those that have already decided what they want to hear.")
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To: Cronos
Lets be honest! The niqab is BSDM fetish sex wear! Its no different than those wacky pervs walking around in latex body suits with dog collars on. It removes a woman's identity, reduces her to being an object, and is a freaky badge of her obedience and submission. Moslem fetish sex wear has no place in public.
34 posted on 06/25/2012 9:21:33 AM PDT by Casie
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To: Average Al

How would you recognize your own wife with another man on the streets with this garb?”””

By the smell???


35 posted on 06/25/2012 9:27:04 AM PDT by ridesthemiles
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To: Twinkie

However, it seems these women most times take great pains to shadow and line their eyes with black kohl, smear on gobs of mascara, and paint their brows in a most alluring way.”””

All I see is a bunch of 2 legged raccoons.


36 posted on 06/25/2012 9:28:53 AM PDT by ridesthemiles
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To: Zakeet
Q: Which two of the above need to go in the dumpster?

A: Trick question, it's all 4 of them..

37 posted on 06/25/2012 10:16:41 AM PDT by Excuse_My_Bellicosity (Liberalism is a social disease.)
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To: ridesthemiles

Could you imagine reporting a female crime? The cops would just walk out the door and arrest the first hood they found. ;-)


38 posted on 06/25/2012 10:56:34 AM PDT by Average Al (Forbidden fruit leads to many jams.)
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To: Cronos

And suppose I was unable to get service at my local bank because I refused to remove my hat and dark glasses . . . cry me a river.


39 posted on 06/25/2012 1:33:00 PM PDT by Vigilanteman (Obama: Fake black man. Fake Messiah. Fake American. How many fakes can you fit in one Zer0?)
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To: GraceG

I was pretty sure that theEmperor’s shadow guard wore red...


40 posted on 06/25/2012 11:21:16 PM PDT by Cronos (**Marriage is about commitment, cohabitation is about convenience.**)
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