Sunday, 29 January 2017

[Ireland / Hedjab-Tugging Tales] What is it like to grow up following the false prophet of islam in Ireland? (probably easier than growing up following Jesus Christ in Pakistan, for a guess)

What is it like to grow up Muslim in Ireland?

Patsy McGarry
... I get the number 7 bus from the Spire to the National College of Ireland, and numerous times I’ve seen girls’ headscarves being pulled off.

A few weeks ago on Talbot Street I saw a drunk man pull a girl’s headscarf off. Obviously the man was in an intoxicated state, but it’s still not an excuse to let it go by. And people were just watching. Where is their humanity, never mind your religion? ...
More on the hard life in Ireland at Irish Times