Burqa

Burqa-bashing

In the 1970s there was Paki-bashing; it has a new variant today! The last time the Veil issue was in the headlines was after Jack Straw’s article in the Lancashire Telegraph in October 2006 demanding Muslim women visiting his MP surgery to remove their niqab or face veil.  In the aftermath,  a support teacher in Dewsbury, Aisha Azmi was…