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Covering What??

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Submitted by Jay1 (United States), Sep 16, 2011 at 23:07

Its not clear to me why a western women cant show public covered respect, by wearing simply a tasteful hat of choice. Is the point to cover ones head, or is the point to look like a Muslim in the Middle East? For if the point is to look like a covered Muslim in the Middle East ,may one ask why cover heads in society after society in the Middle East , has so little regard for their fellow or foreign man and women.

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