“Just look at our women!” Or, how to use female bodies to prove your point

Check out Muslim Lookout for an expanded version of this post.Be prepared for some major eye-rolling in this article from the Calgary Herald.  In it, Mahfooz Kanwar praises Canadian Immigration Minister Jason Kenney (see here for why this is a bad idea), and berates Canadians that he perceives as not having "assimilated" enough.I could talk about Kanwar's narrow definitions of "Canadian" identity and values, or his call for all immigrants to be unquestioningly patriotic and un-dividedly … [Read more...]