Can humanity settle for some happy medium: From Burqa in Afghanistan to G strings in sports and at beaches?

Suggested Reading by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times:

A review of the following collection should help any thinking person realize that humanity needs a happy medium.

If my articles are boring to you, it may be that you need to read more of them, as was suggested by John Cage, one of the most influential American composers of the 20th century, “If something is boring after two minutes, try it for four. If still boring, then eight. Then sixteen. Then thirty-two. Eventually one discovers that it is not boring at all.”

For my Christian readers, may I politely suggest, “Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother’s eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?  How can you say to your brother, ‘Let me take the speck out of your eye,’ when all the time there is a plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother’s eye.” (Matthew 7:3-5)

Tokyo Olympics: German women’s gymnastics team wears full-body suits

Forget the sectarian differences, talking about real life issues: BBC Debate: Is The Niqaab A Barrier To Justice?

BBC debate: Are all religions, not just the Taliban, unfair to women?

Three Hijabis: The Three Muslim Women, Who Received Nobel Prize

Burqa or Hijab: That is the Question?

Weinstein found guilty of criminal sex act and rape

Fatwas, niqabs and ‘acceptable standards’: Is conservative Islam on the rise across Indonesia?

Women and men in both parties say sexual harassment allegations reflect ‘widespread problems in society’

Ban the Burqa, Not the Burkini

No burqa required: Muslim world weighs in on women’s dress

Hijab: Quran is to be Understood in the Context of Time – Every One Knows It But Does Not Say It

Second Canadian judge suspends Quebec niqab ban

Boris Johnson accused of ‘dog-whistle’ Islamophobia over burqa comments

Boris Johnson must apologize!

Urdu Video: Hijab or Purdah In Modern Days — Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad

Kripkean Dogmatism: The Best Metaphor to Understand Religious and Political Debates

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