Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
Display:
Excuse me? Can you point me to where I'm attacking the women? I'm quite serious.

Is it an attack to say that wearing a burqa in a secular society is a political act? It's true that it assigns agency to the women, rather than considering them as political placards brandished by their men. The degree of agency is an interesting question, of course.

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II

by eurogreen on Wed Apr 20th, 2016 at 02:27:59 AM EST
[ Parent ]

Others have rated this comment as follows:

Display:

Top Diaries

Impeachment gets real

by ARGeezer - Jan 17
23 comments

A Final Warning

by Oui - Jan 10
112 comments

Environment Anarchists

by Oui - Jan 13
4 comments

More Spanish repression

by IdiotSavant - Jan 6
8 comments

Occasional Series