mariner wrote:pvjin wrote:Really to me it just represents the wider incompatibility of traditional Islam with western way of life, an incompatibility that is leading to things like terrorism, poor integration of European Muslims which in turn leads to more crime and unemployment. All of these things make my life worse, if not directly then through increasing security hassle and more social costs.
She wears it to go to the beach. How is that "incompatible" with the western way of life?
She prefers to dress modestly at the beach. It's called freedom of personal choice which - I thought - was a western value and Marks and Spencer in the UK have decided there's money in it - another western value - LOL.
In France H&M tried to launch an "islamic" collection and there was a huge backlash, they abandoned it.
France has never claimed multiculturalism and in fact rejects the concept.