The niqab represents a pernicious ideology and its spread should worry us all

El-Doufani, Mohamed
http://www.redressonline.com/2018/11/the-niqab-represents-a-pernicious-ideology-and-its-spread-should-worry-us-all/

Publisher:  Redress Information and Analysis
Date Written:  06/11/2018
Year Published:  2018  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX23123

A look at the controversial niqab and similar veils, and why they are so concerning.

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The veil is not simply a piece of ethnic attire. It is an integral part of the Muslim Brotherhood's project to mould Muslim-majority countries, and immigrant Muslim communities, according to its interpretation of Islam. This is a supremacist, misogynist interpretation which views Muslims as morally superior to non-Muslims and women as a "problem" that has to be contained and prevented from corrupting the morals of men.

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