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A Post-Ban Study

The first study of the effects of the burqa ban is out.

The results are, frankly, not shocking. Turns out that the neoliberal idea that everybody is a freely choosing consumer is not true. Human beings are more complex than a collection of buying choices (which is what the defenders of “but it’s their choice to wear burqas!” propose).

How very unexpected.


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One thought on “A Post-Ban Study

  1. I’m sure many academic feminists will be bitterly disappointed by the burqa ban study…


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