South Australia's biggest Islamic school warns Muslim and non-Muslim teachers that they'll be fired if they don't wear hijab to school functions "Moreover, freedom in America is indivisible from the freedom to practice one's religion. That is why there is a mosque in every state in our union, and over 1,200 mosques within our borders. That's why the United States government has gone to court to protect the right of women and girls to wear the hijab and to punish those who would deny it." -- Barack Obama, Cairo, June 4, 2009
But who will go to court, in the U.S. or Australia or anywhere else, to protect the right of women and girls not to wear the hijab and to punish those who would deny it?
"Teachers at Islamic College of South Australia's West Croydon campus ordered to wear hijab or face sack," by Bryan Littlely in The Australian, February 11 (thanks to Kenneth): (continue reading...)(...more)