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The Boiling Point Inside And Outside The Burqa and Hijab

RITES WALLACE, A STRIDENT FELLOW, choosing his words carefully, as he outlines his recent travail: "Now I don't want to sound like a racist, but I was shocked when I moved to England and discovered that my new neighborhood was majority Muslim—mosques, hijabs, halal shops, etc... "I am all for diversity, but if you want me to be tolerant, I expect the same in return. Don't get me started on this topic. Anyway, when I walked to the marketplace and realized I was the only one NOT wearing hijab, and was being ogled by stall keepers who claimed they didn't...

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The Show Me State Under Religious Assault

ISSOURI doesn't spring to mind when one thoughtfully ponders the American Islamic question, but the state is at the forefront of legislative action in making sure American law is the ONLY LAW that will rule its citizens. In Jefferson City, the Missouri House passed a bill that they hope will work in prohibiting state courts from using or recognizing Sharia law. The bill passed the Missouri House Wednesday on a 102-51 vote. The legislation, which was sponsored by state Rep. Paul Curtman, R-Pacific, bans Missouri courts from utilizing foreign law or legal code in any ruling. Although it never specifically...