The burka – empowering? I think not!
- Posted by
- On July 20, 2010
- 1 Comments
Caroline Spelman, the Environment Secretary, claims the burka empowers women. I suppose it could do in the same way FGM, foot binding, Suttee, a chastity belt, empower women – which is err, not at all.
Here is an extensive interview I did with Ireland’s Newstalk radio on the issue.
Carline Spelman should walk around in the burka for 24 hours and see how empowered she feels.