[Marxism] Fwd: N is for Muslim « LRB blog

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Sun Apr 3 14:22:52 MDT 2016

Laurence Rossignol, the French minister for families, children and 
women’s rights, was asked on Wednesday by the radio station RMC for her 
views on the recent trend among Western fashion houses to produce 
clothes, such as the ‘burkini’, aimed at observant Muslim women. She 
said she thought it was an ‘irresponsible’ decision that encouraged ‘the 
imprisonment of women’s bodies’. But didn’t some women choose to dress 
that way? Yes, and ‘there were also American nègres who supported 
slavery,’ she said.

full: http://www.lrb.co.uk/blog/2016/04/01/musab-younis/n-is-for-muslim/

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