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May 01, 2019
Sri Lanka 'face veil' ban designed to distract people from govt's failures, reaffirms structural oppression of Muslim womenIn just over a week since Easter Sunday blasts in Sri Lanka, the meaning of hijab is changing in the island nation; Maithripala Sirisena govt's ban on 'face veil' reaffirms the structural oppression of Muslim women
Apr 30, 2019
Sri Lanka bans 'face veils': Why have Muslim items of clothing always suffered in fight against terrorism?So deeply entrenched is our impression of equating the violent Islamism of the Islamic State to the everyday habits of followers of Islam that it skipped the attention of the world at large that Sri Lanka had become only the second ever country in Asia to enforce such a countrywide ban.