Bosses can ban workers from wearing Islamic headscarves or other religious symbols, EU’s top court rules

Bosses can ban workers from wearing headscarves, the top European Union’s court has ruled.

It is the court’s first decision on the issue of women wearing Islamic headscarves at work.

On the eve of the Dutch election where Muslim immigration has been a major theme, the Court of Justice gave a joined judgement in the cases of two women, in France and Belgium.

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  • ontario john

    That’s Islamophobic!! The CBC has instructed us that everyone should have a bag over their heads. Its a feminist issue!

    • Damn right.

    • Starlord

      They probably think FGM is a feminist issue as well.

  • Sid Falco

    until the day after the french (or possibly German) election.

  • Starlord

    This needs to happen here. It’s a political symbol and nothing to do with religion. Which they think is a religion.

  • Tooth&Claw

    As Tarek Fatah pointed out, these bagged and tagged bints are slut shaming Westerners by stealth.

  • DMB

    There is a good reason why employers need to ban female workers from wearing headscarves. Note how both these articles are of the same story but one (THE CBC OF COURSE) omits the women is a Muslim wearing a headscarf.

    http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/death-woman-industrial-accident-1.3747450

    http://www.fullreport.ca/woman-dies-headscarf-got-stuck-conveyor-belt-industrial-accident/