Random thoughts and observations about freedom, politics, technology and anything else interesting.
Friday, October 06, 2006
Everyone is Always Offended
According to CNN, a "senior British Cabinet minister has sparked fury by saying that Muslim women who wore full veils made community relations more difficult." Apparently a lot of people are offended by his comments, but there is some truth in what he says. What about those who are offended by the veils? Why is offending them acceptable, but offending the wearers of the veils not acceptable?