Follow @TheCircumvent Democracy and Freedom Watch, October 18, 2017. “I want to learn and become a teacher. If I do not study, I know in future I will have hard life. I was not allowed into the school because I… Continue Reading
http://video.dailymail.co.uk/preview/mol/2017/10/10/1892614103960501649/636x382_MP4_1892614103960501649.mp4 Daily Mail Australia, October 10, 2017. An Islamic preacher from western Sydney has slammed Muslim parents for playing music to their children on the way to the mosque and allowing them to dance at home. Sunni fundamentalist morals campaigner… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Hürriyet Daily News, September 13, 2017. The Turkish Interior Ministry has ordered governors to play Ottoman-era composer Itri’s piece with lyrics from Quran verses instead of Frédéric François Chopin’s “Marche Funèbre” during the funeral processions of fallen soldiers.… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent The Daily Telegraph, August 25, 2017. A school in Pakistan cancelled a plan for students to sing ‘Imagine’, the world-famous 1971 ode to peace by John Lennon, after complaints that the song encourages atheism. Pupils at the Karachi… Continue Reading
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