A British MP has introduced a law to ban the burqa: Philip Hollobone, MP of Kettering who introduced the bill, says: “We are never going to get along with having a fully integrated society if a substantial minority insist on concealing their identity from everyone else.”
The AHA Foundation > Tory MP bids to ‘ban the burka’
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