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    Adam Hills, Alex Brooker and Josh Widdicombe discuss Boris Johnson's latest comments are burkas.
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  • Channel 4
    Channel 4  10 months ago +27

    Watch the FULL episode on All 4: goo.gl/cV37Kj

    • TommyCoopersMagicCarpetWeaver.
      TommyCoopersMagicCarpetWeaver. 10 months ago

      P.s Siobhan Routledge. Yes, 'tis OK. End of story.

    • TommyCoopersMagicCarpetWeaver.
      TommyCoopersMagicCarpetWeaver. 10 months ago +1

      Live and let live and all that, but what the hell's it coming to when comedians are buying too much into all this P.C sfuff? I wouldn't mind betting that Adam and his mates here are more upset about this than the vast majority of Muslim women out there.
      Quite pathetic really.

    • Sir Barnaby St.John Toffington
      Sir Barnaby St.John Toffington 10 months ago

      ...dare one say it....

    • Sir Barnaby St.John Toffington
      Sir Barnaby St.John Toffington 10 months ago +1

      Dear God of all that is presumably Holy!..is this what's happening to what is classed as "comedy" these days? sanctimonious, smug PC agenda-led grown men(yes, and women)seemingly more interested in cultivating some image of themselves as socially conscious all 'round good eggs acquiescing to the mentally-conditioning thought police, rather than being honest and truthful and..date one day it..funny?
      One believed Boris's comment to be of little or no particular significant consequence(except maybe to a small amount of Muslim women, (who could perhaps do themselves a favour and try getting out more!..with or without their burka's !) and yet, watching these three, one would think he had urinated on a copy of the Qur'an.
      The Sphincter -Ometer says it all... "Comedians" oh so frightened of saying anything that may remotely offend anyone, particularly it appears, anyone of Islamic inclinations!
      Hills says "religions should be open to ridicule, but you kind of have to be in the club". What?!! So if he had his way before very long all we're going to have is comedians talking about nothing but themselves, their bodily functions, irregular bowel movements etc etc...
      Lenny Bruce must be turning in his grave!! Excuse me Mr.Hills, but I'll make fun of Scientology any time I see fit thank you very much. May one respectfully request you stop trying to be all things to all snowflakes and simply try some good old laughter medicine!
      Me, I'm off to watch some vintage Billy Connolly.

    • J Air
      J Air 10 months ago +2

      Since when have we not ridiculed religion and the stupid things it encourages. Will you ban The Life of Brian or Jerry Springer the Opera because Christians are offended and we are not in their club? By this logic atheists can't ridicule any religion because they're not in any club. Also the comparison to disability is just stupid: disability isn't a choice where as wearing an item of clothing is. If someone makes a choice to do something then they are open to ridicule.

  • Roudter
    Roudter 4 days ago

    Pathetic little boys....

  • Unauthorized Expression

    Show me the MSM reacting badly to ANYTHING that is negative of the Right. I could grab a baby by the legs and swing its head into a brick wall and the Left would praise me so long as that baby belonged to a conservative. The Left has no dignity or integrity. They disgust me.

  • Gavin Irvine
    Gavin Irvine 5 days ago

    Get all face coverings to fuck put your country before your Religion integrate fuckwits..... This shits is mostly enforced by Muslim men not woman you want to see how fucked this is come to Frankfurt this shits taking over and not Inna good way

  • NaiveTripod
    NaiveTripod 10 days ago

    This is why Channel 4 is complete aids. Snowflakes cunts

  • Simone Eli
    Simone Eli 17 days ago

    Keep Muslims in the middle east don't come to the west with your backwards religion

  • underneonloneliness2

    The burqa should be banned. This show is just full of lefty twats. Why should you have to remove helmits in shops but not a burqa.

  • no no
    no no 22 days ago

    THATS WHY ITS CALLED THE LAST LEG ahhhhh I'm stupid

  • Daisy Buttercup
    Daisy Buttercup Month ago

    Have a look at Pat Condells video on the Halloween Burka it’s a hoot.

  • Grimmjow Jaegerjaquez

    Transparent as fuck.

  • Frederick Fokker
    Frederick Fokker Month ago

    "...on the fingers of one hand" I fucking lost it.

  • loodlebop
    loodlebop Month ago

    Rowan Atkinson is a massive advocate for freedom of speech and also mentioned the "joke" was poorly executed

  • Plerp Plerp
    Plerp Plerp 2 months ago +1

    So what about nuns? They are covered from head to foot. Should we ban habits, too?
    And who gives a fuck what Boris Johnson thinks, anyway? Maybe he should be forced to wear a burqa so we don't have to suffer seeing his gormless face.👍

  • Tasneem Mahmood
    Tasneem Mahmood 2 months ago

    I have never watched this program but will be now. So heartwarming ❤️

  • Media
    Media 2 months ago +1

    I think we should ban the Burka in public. There have been more than a few instances of criminals donning a burka to hide in plain sight.
    Also I will admit I don't like the burka, I find it genuinely terrifying.
    I was in Boots a number of years ago and turned round to see 4 persons wearing a burka blocking my path. I held my breath for a moment as that is not a natural sight. Four people covered head to toe, no eye contact no sign of human attributes, we are evolved animals we use our body language consciously and unconsciously to convay our intent.
    PS: The burka is the single most virtue signaling piece of clothing to exist.

  • Kieran Hardy
    Kieran Hardy 2 months ago

    Was in danger of agreeing with them until they were saying you only make a joke about something if "you are part of the club". Nah mate we will joke about anything we want you utter waste of skin.

  • Alexandra
    Alexandra 2 months ago

    I mean he’s not wrong

  • ChaoticDoll
    ChaoticDoll 2 months ago +1

    After years of not wearing headscarf at all my mum started wearing one whenever she went out and she started wearing it at the same time she decided she wanted to start praying regularly, which she didn't before, and my dad and elders asked her why she was wearing it all of a sudden, and she simply said that now that she has started praying regularly she felt that she should also keep the scarf on, because you have to do a special wash called wudhu before each time you give the 5 daily namaaz and if you keep your head uncovered for a long time, the wudhu automatically breaks and then you have to do it again, which is inconvenient if you are short of time, so keeping on a scarf was easier for her so that she didn't constantly have to keep re-washing before each prayer. It's silly to come to conclusion that such women are oppressed if they wear religious items of clothing for head cover, when many muslim women, especially living in the UK in fact start doing it out of choice.

  • Henrik Lahn Andersen
    Henrik Lahn Andersen 2 months ago +6

    As a Dane - the point of the ban here is completely missed by parts of the rest of the world. In Denmark it is illegal to hide your identity. This is a rule mainly made to outlaw rioters in hoods and that sort of stuff, but also in general to make sure no one can break laws without being identifiable. The hijaab and the chador does not fall under this, however the burka and niqab does. This is not an oppression of religion or racism - this is a basic law made to ensure the safety and security of law abiding citizens. Anyone claiming anything else are just plain idiotic and are spreading their own opinions as if they were facts - they aren't!

    This is the official ban:
    Facemask
    Full face helmets worn when you are not on a bike (or other dangerous activities where a helmet is advised)
    Hood (which includes Burka and Niqab)
    Facepaint which hides identity

    Making this a racism issue is god damn sick and fucking disgusting. Also - Boris Johnson can go fuck himself! I know a lot of you make fun of Theresa May - however you guys would have had that asshole as Prime minister if she hadn't steeped up when everyone else was fleeing the sinking ship - think about that fact! LOL

    • Henrik Lahn Andersen
      Henrik Lahn Andersen 2 months ago +1

      @Haradion Drogon Oh you want examples? Ok let's start really small end then: there isn't a problem with Muslim woman shoplifting and doing trick robberies in places like trainstations and such robbing people of their wallets, phones and such?? Huh... really I guess it's all lies then...... And oh yeah let's go to the other end of the scale m8 - There has never been suicide bombers and terrorist attacks committed by people in burkas right? If you can't see a persons face, you have no chance spotting such a person... So - to be quite frank sir: Sod off with your condescending and opinionated views m8. It IS - i repeat IS in the interest of public safety and to ensure law and order. And if you are Muslim and see it as your right to wear clothes like the articles with falls under our law - by all means stay the F away! LOL And yeah the "I have a different opinion thus yours is invalid and only my opinion matters - so you are a racist" Islamic religious argument... Good job m8.

    • Haradion Drogon
      Haradion Drogon 2 months ago +2

      Yeah - because of all those cases of robbery and assault, where criminals have covered their faces with an Islamic religious argument.
      Public safety my arse.

  • Arun_c03
    Arun_c03 2 months ago

    Boris is a dickhead but on this occasion, he’s not wrong

  • rob fogg
    rob fogg 2 months ago

    Odd how after all the outrages connected to a religion that have been commited in an attempt to ruin or undermine the western way of life, people still defend religions way of life. Sometimes I think celebrities on these sort of shows try to arse kiss a politically correct society that is quickly expiring. I don't have an opinion on Boris Johnson I neither like or dislike him but I see where he's coming from. He'd of been better saying the burqa looks like a badly drawn post box not an actual postbox, then pricks like Alex Brooker wouldn't call him an idiot, or perhaps he would still call him because he's a thick twat as well as a prick. Religion keep your burqa, well keep our distance.

  • Neferi Waenre
    Neferi Waenre 2 months ago +1

    I definitely am late to watching this! This is awesome!!

  • AnneOnyMous
    AnneOnyMous 2 months ago +20

    Mary mother of Jesus wore a hijaab. Thank You.

    • Edit name Please
      Edit name Please 2 months ago +2

      It wasn’t called a hijab and it doesn’t wrap around your neck it’s just on your head

  • Marconi Greenwood
    Marconi Greenwood 2 months ago

    Blojob is an infantile cretin.

  • Adnan Obeid
    Adnan Obeid 2 months ago +1

    The sphincerometer on that last joke was red!

  • Mr Wilson Wilson
    Mr Wilson Wilson 3 months ago +1

    Ninjas .... they look like ninjas

  • Daniel Callahan
    Daniel Callahan 3 months ago

    We should all punch anyone seen wearing a burka.

  • Megan Rose
    Megan Rose 4 months ago +4

    Why are these commenta so toxic?

  • Tai Mir
    Tai Mir 5 months ago +1

    Ban the Burka in Europe! If you want to wear it then go to Afghanistan or Iran.

    • Number 4
      Number 4 2 months ago

      It’s a piece of cloth mate.

  • xMickuel
    xMickuel 5 months ago

    He ain’t lying

  • Paul Cowie
    Paul Cowie 5 months ago +1

    3 cunts on western TV scared of critiquing a third world practice because they're white, in a predominately white country....oh what a time to be alive

  • #MAK #
    #MAK # 5 months ago

    The comment section sums up how desensitized britan is to hate...

  • Corina Hojan
    Corina Hojan 6 months ago

    I love the last leg, but this is a bit wank tbh

  • E M
    E M 6 months ago

    It was just a joke! Lighten up!

  • Aaron Lewis
    Aaron Lewis 6 months ago +3

    This is cringey af.
    Funny world we live in when politicians are funnier than professional comedians.

  • dooda77 penn
    dooda77 penn 6 months ago

    Ben Elton was totally correct when he said comedians are to scared to make a joke on Islam. These 3 wankers prove that.. instead they go for people who have an opinion on the backward ideology, Should call themselves the 3 cowards.

  • fairz animations
    fairz animations 6 months ago

    tv shows only care about money your just a number but spread hate in the news for the government and bankers plans for nwo.they just want to appeal to the target audience

  • Hebrew Hammer
    Hebrew Hammer 6 months ago +1

    NPC detected

  • pepegstar
    pepegstar 6 months ago +1

    The only winners in this debate are manufacturers of Vitamin D supplements (like Seven Seas) to treat Rickets.
    Muslim Girls Developing RICKETS | Hijab DEBATE - LBC
    thexvid.com/video/DAw0XIuNKmw/video.html

  • pepegstar
    pepegstar 6 months ago +2

    Someone should have invited burka wearing women to speak on the issue.
    Preferably the one who is not working and ask them what do you think is stopping you from getting job?

  • cdl512
    cdl512 7 months ago

    actually the fucking idiot is anyone that thinks the burka is anything other than the oppression of women! you fucking idiot!

  • Matt Stevens
    Matt Stevens 7 months ago

    I normally find the show funny but this feels more like a left wing news panel. Than a bit of sattire producer must be a corbyn fan

  • ThePhantomwaa!
    ThePhantomwaa! 7 months ago

    Men should wear burkas as well in my opinion, I'm a handsome bastard and women always look at me the wrong way.

  • Jayden V
    Jayden V 7 months ago

    It’s with everything, you can make jokes about something as long as you’re part of that something. Black people can make jokes about black people, gay people can make jokes about gay people, disabled people can make jokes about disabled people. Muslim people can make jokes about Muslim people, not white people that don’t follow that religion, not even middle eastern people that don’t follow that religion.

  • loplop07
    loplop07 7 months ago

    Three cunts, about as funny as aids these lot.

  • Alexander Caskie
    Alexander Caskie 8 months ago

    some other people who are women and practice Islam wear a hijab, are they also supporting other people being raped? I don't think the symbol of Islam means supporting the extremes of the religion, the same way wearing a cross doesn't mean you support the rape of children by priests.

  • LeeMoYingYang Lee
    LeeMoYingYang Lee 8 months ago

    Good these pussys

  • cary bary
    cary bary 8 months ago

    Wish Adam would wear a burkha. Cover up that smug grin

  • peter still
    peter still 8 months ago

    Burka: what you see is what you get. A woman who covers her face voluntarily is simply bringing the third world of a different culture, namely a certain Islam, into Britain. This is why many countries in Europe and some Muslim countries have banned Burka. The State is entitled to ban the Burka as the state is entitled to force people to pay taxes, keep restaurant kitchen clean and demand certain diplomas for civil servants. It is not appropriate in western countries that have graduated to the modern and enlightened era to accept the Burka. It has nothing to do with oppression and everything to do with culture. And the women who used to wear Burka in other countries and can no more, simply wear a headscarf. Fight for your culture. Demand that Burka be banned.

  • Antony Ferrett
    Antony Ferrett 8 months ago

    These 3 are sickeningly so right on and liberal!

  • Resonance
    Resonance 8 months ago

    You would not be allowed to sit next to a woman in a burka she'd have ha chaperone or a female friend, minder or husband.

  • Joe Brannan
    Joe Brannan 9 months ago

    Weak soy boy pc idiots

  • Troll of the Year
    Troll of the Year 9 months ago

    What a little snot. Burkas have nothing to do with the body shape of Muslim women! Burkas and even hijabs are meant to cover the bruises on Muslim women ! The madman Mohammed told Muslim men that they are required to beat their wives daily if the want to get into heaven. Burkas are the most evil sign of the oppression of women that we have on Earth. All burkas must be burned!!

  • J Smit
    J Smit 9 months ago +2

    The problem is not them wearing the full face covers, because they want to be closer to their imaginary sky daddy. It's with them wanting to integrate in our society. They expect us to hire them for our companies, they expect us to act normal and to treat them no different than we treat each other. But how am I supposed to treat someone the same, when they don't even have the courtesy to show me their faces? How am I supposed to hire them for my company, put them behind a desk and expect them to meet my costumers? It's not possible in our society! They won't even participate in the most common gesture in western society! Shaking hands!

  • patrick wheeler
    patrick wheeler 9 months ago

    #is it ok to be pissed at the Japanese for predicting the win for the 2020 Olympics yet failing at world war 3, cool motorbikes, 3d adverts, and psychic kids? [Akira - 1988] #back to the future 2 time catch up

  • ozzyintexas
    ozzyintexas 9 months ago

    adams soapbox toppled a little when he said well I can tell disabled jokes ( cos im disabled). ( but we cant because.........)? should it not be everyone or noone ???the poor bloke must be crippled , with carrying the emphatic weight of all these cultures, races, religions and people that are different from ' everyone else' and feel offended because of it . I do get a bit sick of him telling me I should feel guilty because of 'history'.

  • TiMbO 89
    TiMbO 89 9 months ago

    This was a funny section. But it put a bad taste in my mouth with the bias undertone

  • Anton Badham
    Anton Badham 9 months ago +2

    Oh dear. Knew they'd be too scared to acknowledge the right to criticise religion.

  • Eloise Elliott
    Eloise Elliott 9 months ago

    Hey, everyone in the comments. If you don't like them don't watch the show, it's that simple. Let us people that enjoy the show comment about the actual topic of the video and not have this comment section filled with your opinions that aren't even reliving to the topic of the video

  • Supriya Finch
    Supriya Finch 9 months ago +1

    Someone: women should be able to wear what they want
    Y'all: hmm how triggered how liberal I hate political correctness

  • gjaddajg
    gjaddajg 9 months ago +1

    Political correctness/identity politics/feminism/SJWism will be the end of Western civilization.

  • Nathan Evans
    Nathan Evans 9 months ago +1

    God these guys are such pussies

  • happygolucky ornot
    happygolucky ornot 9 months ago

    Yes it's fine, next.

  • Christy Cree
    Christy Cree 9 months ago

    What. The. Actual. Fuck.
    “Let’s not joke about or ridicule the item of clothing many women are forced to wear. Let’s not discuss the ITEM OF CLOTHING that infers that ALL MEN are rapists. No, no. Let’s tread the easy road.”
    Jesus fucking Christ.
    Fine, ridicule Johnson for his statement - but don’t act as if he has absolutely no point.
    Also - this “you can only make jokes about x if you’re part of x group” fuck you.
    Anyone can make any jokes.
    And that final joke at the end by Widdecombe proves it.

  • Luke Haverty
    Luke Haverty 9 months ago

    At least Rowan Akinson is funnier you three

  • DaBIONICLEFan
    DaBIONICLEFan 9 months ago

    this show has become a patronising, preachy, pathetically pc load of lefty bollocks.

  • Charles Henderson
    Charles Henderson 9 months ago

    What I hate about people on tv now they don't wanna speak truth!!! Bollocks all of it

  • peach
    peach 9 months ago

    looking at this comment section is like standing on a large hill and watching a bunch of incels down below cry abt how being nice to people makes them angry >:(((

  • Iburmanable
    Iburmanable 9 months ago +1

    So sick of people being so shit scared of a barbaric and backwards religion. Grow some balls. There's a reason why you can't cover your face in the bank. Burqa and nidaq should be banned in certain areas. Why do they get special treatment when every other citizen has to show their face.

  • Michael
    Michael 9 months ago

    Another show that isn't funny but gets by on Trump and Brexit 'jokes'.

  • Sia Janjua
    Sia Janjua 9 months ago

    I love how the whole argument on both sides is basically over whether men can tell women what to wear. Let women wear what they want lol

  • Lesley Allinson
    Lesley Allinson 9 months ago

    Boris is trying to be Donald trump

    • J.J.
      J.J. 3 days ago

      What the hell does that even mean?

  • chael sonnen
    chael sonnen 9 months ago +1

    Lefties thickening out as usual . The burka is the ultimate form of male oppression but they'll never admit it

  • Sean Kratovil-Lavelle
    Sean Kratovil-Lavelle 9 months ago

    So many people in the comments bitching about political correctness

  • David Lloyd
    David Lloyd 9 months ago

    A program on its Last Leg !!

  • James S
    James S 9 months ago

    I find these people offensive and want an apology.

  • Vincenzo Veccaro
    Vincenzo Veccaro 9 months ago

    if I can make jokes on kilts, dirndl, tuxedos and ponchos, i can than also joke on burkas! But of course a politician job is no to make jokes.

  • Arron Bennett
    Arron Bennett 9 months ago +1

    The point is, anyone could be under the burka, and there are people out there who would exploit it and commit crimes, this reflects badly on those that wear them for religious purposes, it's because of the uncertainty behind it..
    I mean, it's annoying because we're not allowed to have opinions on other religions because it's nothing to do with us, buts it's all around us, it's come from a foreign country and we're either forced to understand and accept it or we get put in prison and labeled a racist. Free speech my ass.

  • Grumpy Old Brit
    Grumpy Old Brit 10 months ago

    So channel 4 is against people speaking out against the oppression of women?
    Should be ashamed of yourselves. Such discriminatory sexism certainly shouldn't be allowed under those broadcasting regulations.
    But a few things. Insulting people is fine. Being offended is fine, just get offended nothing happens if someone hurts your fee fees. But most of all, and this is the key point, if you don't want someone to say you look like a letterbox. Don't dress up like a letterbox!

  • Sarah R Kinsey
    Sarah R Kinsey 10 months ago

    I think boris is right but not in the way he sed it. There 4 choices off the same thing basically. All views off them off people that wear them for different reasons. I think if anyone off any back ground wannted to do something they shouldnt rob rape murder you would use the full face one or letter box because it be harder to figure out who do it. And anyone could be under there. Then ppl jump it muslims that done even if it werent. It is muslims that believe in this. It dnt matter. For a passport u cant wear it can you. I mean ppl want protest i think wear the full one or the letter box sorry forgot whats it called if goverment make a fuss. U see use do have a problem. I mean ur banning two off them not the lot. Yes they should be allowed but it comes with all complication. I thought it had not mich to do with god at 14 they have to cover there hair because that the sogn beauty and same if they marry. Well it what i got told.

  • Andreas Ellett
    Andreas Ellett 10 months ago

    I have nothing bad towards muslims but u dont see other religions walking round looking like bank robbers u have to take a helmet off when u go in to a shop so y not then this is how england have our country if you don't like it fuck off

  • Andreas Ellett
    Andreas Ellett 10 months ago

    Its so true

  • DrDrakub
    DrDrakub 10 months ago

    This show makes me cringe. Watching people ‘joke’ about complex issues while simultaneously mocking the majority of the population and oversimplifying these issues in order to propagate their political agenda is sickening. None of it is remotely funny and instead takes a davantage of mob mentality by using an live audience who are obliged to clap at whatever incoherent drivel the ‘comedians’ come up with. Disappointing.

  • MILKY
    MILKY 10 months ago

    Do these people not even realise they're white also

  • Gary Beaton
    Gary Beaton 10 months ago

    I used to enjoy this show but these guys are self-righteous twats who don't have very successful stand-up careers. The burka is to oppress women and they do look like letterboxes.

  • hope odyssey
    hope odyssey 10 months ago

    Ban the Burka and get rid of Ozzy kiss ass!

  • Scott Binney
    Scott Binney 10 months ago

    Not funny.

  • james elder
    james elder 10 months ago

    No jokes are off the table for anyone, anyone can make jokes because they are jokes. If you are offended grow up

  • james elder
    james elder 10 months ago

    I don’t know why I used to like the show

  • Iftikhar Ahnad
    Iftikhar Ahnad 10 months ago +1

    This is Britain. We are to a large extent 'free' people. Therefore they should be allowed to wear what they want. I am sick of government intervention in ever aspect of everyone's lives! So we make the rules to promote so-called Freedom of Right and then when we come up
    against an issue we don't know what to do. Typical Britain, where we do not seem to think about many things before we act in the first place. This is just the beginning. As they say when you go to Rome do what the Romans do! But we are not and will never be the Romans either.

    When I were a lad I went to Spain. Most of the nuns wore full face veils and they were HUGELY respected for their religious vows. Fast forward to 21st century Britain and we're terrified of Muslim women in veils! Guess what? The media is constantly scaring us against them. Anti Muslim Britain or what? Who's orchestrating it? who keeps wanting to bomb Muslim countries? You know who! Don't hate. How is a women under a sheet a threat?

    The government must've gotten it's people paranoid with its propaganda against Islam. I am more scared of my own government and policing in this country then al-Qaeda. al-Qaeda aren't got time for my a...

    the UK's National Secular Society came out against a burka ban, saying "the NSS opposes any attempt to legally ban the burka or niqab. We do so on two grounds of principle: a woman's right to choose what she wears, i.e. her right to free expression; and her right to religious freedom."
    Secularism is about respecting the right of people to follow any religion equally (or none), and of keeping religion out of politics and politics out of religion. Secularism is a check and balance against fundamentalist excess. Sensible people of faith are, or ought to be, secularists - unless they follow a brand of religion that wants to control everybody.

    The question is not about to veil or not to veil but for every woman to have the right to choose. This is question of basic human right including the right to freedom of religion and expression. French administrators have played into people's fears and intolerance without adequately answering what great threat was posed by girls going to school in a headscarves? I do not believe in taking the rights of other people, and doing so shows the weakness of French democracy.

    Burqa is not locking women, it is a buffer line between protecting chastity and exposing. Being naked and drunk is acceptable but being
    covered and modest is inhuman.

    Surely nobody should be telling women what they can and can't wear. Face covering? Would that extend to my precious Ray Bans? Why not... apparently face-recognition cameras don't work when confronted by the simple sun glasses. And what about bushy beards and moustaches? And what next... hoods, floppy wide-brimmed hats, anti-pollution masks, scarves? Where does this silliness end? Just for peoples information when security's a concern the women can remove the veil and the few I've spoken to do.. On the grand scale of things how much of an issue is this really? Don't be distracted. Around 0.1% of the UK's Muslim population were a veil.

    Many have observed that today, modern Britain is responsible for objectifying women as sexual objects. The nations favourite newspaper still offers a daily dose of page 3 and it has been estimated that 13% of all internet searches have erotic content[2]. Indeed when Google releases the top 10 search strings of the year they have to discount all of the ones relating to porn otherwise all 10 would be un-publishable. Most of these sites have of course been developed by western companies seeking profits. You would have thought the Tory party would have plenty to keep themselves busy with as regards the furthering the plight of women. At least they would do if they all weren’t so busy watching it. A freedom of information request from the Huffington Post[3] revealed that the House of Commons authorities acknowledged that users of the Parliamentary Network servers, including both MPs and their staff, have repeatedly attempted to access websites classed on Parliament's network as pornographic between May 2012 and July 2013. The number of attempts to access pornographic websites via the Parliamentary network peaked for 2012 at 114,844 last November and at 55,552 in April for 2013. Perhaps someone should send them some Niqab so they can cover their faces in shame.

    We live in an overly vain culture that is having a detrimental effect upon the mental health of young women. We live in an overly promiscuous society in which abortion rates keep going up along with sexually transmitted diseases. It is a reality that some women may choose to opt out completely of this culture because they find it burdensome and exhausting on the spirit. Modern society is failing women and this has social consequences, no wonder the majority of people turning to Islam in the West are women, and no wonder that many of the women who wear the Niqab are British born converts.

    The right to wear a Niqab is in-keeping with people’s freedom of expression which supposedly a modern day Britain seeks to preserve. The right to wear a Niqab is preserved under religious freedoms which supposedly a modern state should seek to uphold if it wants to remain in keeping with the UN charter. If a women believes it to be fore mostly an act of submission and dedication to their God, then I see no argument for a modern Britain to interfere. The niqab does not conflict with principles of feminism if it is a woman's chosen form of dress. A significant aspect of feminism is giving a women the right to choose what she wishes to do with her own body. Many women who wear the niqab regard it as empowering, claiming that those they encounter, give greater value to their speech over their cosmetic appearance. That may seem strange to some people, but is it stranger than nudist beaches, pole dancing clubs or barely clad ladies staggering home in stilettoes after a night out on the tiles? Cultural conditioning and social constructions alone seem an unfair method of determining that which is ‘normal’.

    French president wants Muslim women to be topless like his wife who posed topless in fashion shows. He has no right to ban the Burqa because it is undemocratic and an unqualified attack on individual freedom. Burqa is not just a piece of cloth but a lot of ideological and cultural connotation to it. Women are just being exploited in the name of rights. Burqa protects women's rights and treat each women like a princess. No one has the right to ban the freedom of choice in a secular and democratic country. The right to choice is a basic fundamental right the person should have.

    One Muslim woman, Caroline Chaiima, writing in Lepoint.fr, said she wore a veil: "Let those most closely concerned speak. I am a French woman born in France, with French parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, and I am a Muslim. I wear the full veil and I feel like saying: So what? I am happy behind the veil, I protect myself from depraved stares. Neither my father, nor my brother, nor my husband forced the full veil upon me; it's a personal choice."
    IA
    www.londonschoolofislamics.org.uk

    • Bob Smithies
      Bob Smithies 10 months ago

      I have never seen a nun wearing a face veil in my life. If you want to live in a country were this oppression of women is institutionalised, then there are plenty of Muslim countries to go and live. The quality of life in these countries is very bad and that is because of the dominant ideology. You and European Muslim choose to live in secular democracies for a reason. Do not then bring your misogynistic pre-Islamic practices of covering women in veils and hiding then indoors to free countries.

  • czgibson
    czgibson 10 months ago

    Is nobody allowed to mock religion any more? Why not? Islam especially needs ridicule now more than ever.

  • WorldReligion
    WorldReligion 10 months ago

    I'm a part time Irish niqabi and I actually found some if this genuinely funny

    • مباركة
      مباركة Month ago

      I think you're an Irish part time niqabi. Unless you change ethnicity half the time 😜

  • Leanne Blake
    Leanne Blake 10 months ago

    Why do people what this show if they don't like it.

  • Leanne Blake
    Leanne Blake 10 months ago +5

    God I love this Show. Love Everything about it.

  • Bjorn Santens
    Bjorn Santens 10 months ago

    I heard that 0,0015% wear it...major problem

  • Stiles Stilinksi
    Stiles Stilinksi 10 months ago

    I've legit reported 4 comments and their no longer on here. Why the fuck is it that when most girls dress like fucken whores and hookers. They don't get judged for it. When some Ladies cover our bodies from filthy pedophile men. We get called fucking letter boxes. Big fucking deal. Some Ladies have pride in themselves and cover up. We don't like having our boobs jumping out or our ass cheeks on display. 😐😐😐💔

    • Stiles Stilinksi
      Stiles Stilinksi 10 months ago

      @Bob Smithiesok watever u say

    • Bob Smithies
      Bob Smithies 10 months ago

      In western countries they do not. Try going swimming, you will be fine.

    • Stiles Stilinksi
      Stiles Stilinksi 10 months ago

      @Bob Smithies they get groped

    • Bob Smithies
      Bob Smithies 10 months ago

      Many women in bikinis at beach or swimming pool. How many get assaulted ? Almost none ever.

    • Stiles Stilinksi
      Stiles Stilinksi 10 months ago

      @Bob Smithies like 4% of them

  • Sam Y
    Sam Y 10 months ago

    The comments are stupid

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    Siobhan Routledge
    Yes, it's OK. End of story.

  • ANDREW JOSEPH
    ANDREW JOSEPH 10 months ago

    This just made me wanna puke.

  • Jax
    Jax 10 months ago +3

    Virtue signaling is over the top as usual on Ch4