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The following is an interesting dialogue between a modern lady and an intelligent young girl (15 years) on the purdah topic.

MODERN LADY: Your father is keeping you imprisoned in the four walls of the house. 131 more words


Disclaimer to all Hijab related posts

I’ll be adding a lot of hijab related posts in the near future and so thought that a disclaimer makes sense.


I believe Islam is a pathway that is meant to serve human curiosity and personal growth in the most perfect way. 423 more words

The Tyranny of No Purdah

“When the Government explain why they want to wipe away these rules, I hear them say, “Of course, Government cannot really function in a purdah period.

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British Politics

EU referendum - What David Cameron can learn from the West Wing

In the ‘West Wing’ there is a scene in which the White House Communications Director CJ Cregg describes how the President should be investigated for having allegedly hidden his multiple sclerosis from the electorate. 784 more words


A Free and Fair Referendum

The entire principle of a ‘free and fair’ referendum has been brought into question this week, with the Government proposing to remove the standard 28 day purdah period, and to scrap the limit on government spending to support the ‘staying in the EU’ campaign ahead of the EU referendum, scheduled for 2017. 514 more words