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British Debate on Muslim Veils Heats Up

A British government minister joined an increasingly bitter debate about the rights of Muslim women to veil their faces, saying a teaching assistant should be fired for insisting on wearing one in school. Phil Woolas, the government’s Race and Faith minister, was quoted by the Sunday Mirror newspaper as demanding that Aishah Azmi, a Muslim teaching assistant, be fired for refusing to remove her veil at work. “She should be sacked. She has put herself in a position where she can’t do her job,” Woolas said. Full Story

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