From the “now I really have heard everything” department.
A local (Australian) council has created controversy by asking non-Islamic women to wear hijabs in a ‘social experiment’ to increase awareness and education.
The City of Greater Dandenong Council in Victoria wants women to wear the religious headdress for three hours today, as part of its plans to celebrate ‘National Youth Week.’
The event, which will also be filmed, has been designed to ‘provide awareness, insight and education’ for the community. Read more.
Proof positive that there are idiots in other countries. Well, at least in Australia.
Read more: http://goo.gl/294OWR