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Old 09-28-2004, 07:42 AM   #1
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burka and ethics

You can have fun of staring others but cant let the same happen to you.

Take all and give nothing..

How unethical ?

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Interesting. When I was in Egypt a couple of years ago, we were walking along a beach outside of Port Said. There was a couple holding hands, enjoying the day together.

Our tour guide commented that the women in the burka was likely not the man's wife - he made some observations about their behavior, their PDA's, etc. I guess it is not uncommon to use the burka to hide one's identity, not just out of modesty.

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Women's rights and Islamic society are an oxymoron in many parts of the world.
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If it is by choice (is it anywhere?), go for it!

Me, if I want to stare, I wear sunglasses!
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