Merkel shows a bit of backbone: no separate sport for Muslim boys and girls

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday that she rejected the idea of separate sport classes for Muslim girls and boys, saying it would send “a completely wrong integration policy signal.”

Of course Canada has already surrendered: “Want to go swimming, but have a few reservations about seeing the female form? No problem, because the Regent Park Aquatic Centre in Toronto now offers men-only and women-only swimming times, to be sensitive to various cultures and religions. The facility also provides a large, mobile curtain that can screen the genders