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Reader comment on item: Ban the Burqa - and the Niqab Too
in response to reader comment: Joan Collins in burqa

Submitted by Richard (United States), Aug 19, 2007 at 19:10

What a great forum this is, with everyone contributing their various views !

Let me ask my non-Muslim fellow countrymen here in the United States a question:

Let's postulate that you have a business based in an office and have about a dozen employees. You have a vacancy that needs to be filled. In response to your want ad in the local newspaper, various people appear to be interviewed for the job.

One is a Muslim female clad in a burqa. If other equally qualified individuals applied, would she stand a chance of getting the job ?

Submitting....

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