This is rich. In the United States, the Women’s March is headed up by the hijabbed pro-Sharia, pro-jihad faux feminist Linda Sarsour and her cohorts, who would never dare whisper a word of protest against the institutionalized mistreatment of women under Islamic law. And it is also virtually certain that those sold-out feminist “leaders” will say nothing about this, a women’s march in Istanbul that neo-caliph Erdogan has labeled un-Islamic. Erdogan knows that women’s rights and Islam don’t go together. Western feminists are still fooling themselves with fantasies to the contrary.
“Erdogan accuses women’s march of disrespecting Islam,” Reuters, March 10, 2019 (thanks to Christian):
ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday accused a women’s march in central Istanbul on Friday of disrespecting Islam by booing the Islamic call to prayer.
Several thousand women had gathered in central Istanbul on Friday evening for a march to celebrate International Women’s Day but police fired tear gas to disperse them.
In an election rally broadcast on television on Sunday, Erdogan showed a video taken during the protest, showing women chanting while a nearby mosque was reciting the call to prayer.
“They disrepected the Azan (call to prayer) by slogans, booing and whistling,” Erdogan told the crowd.
Women who took part in the march said on Twitter the chanting and whistling was part of the demonstration and was not aimed at the call to prayer, which began during their protest….
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