August 07, 2019

Dutch officials, police won't enforce new “burqa ban” law

David MenziesMission Specialist

The Netherlands has just banned the burqa, but enforcement is already an issue.

Maybe you believe someone should be able to wear as much clothing or as little clothing as possible, and to heck with what the state has to say.

But for the Dutch, faces must be uncovered in government buildings and on public transportation, and the ban includes ski masks and full-face helmets as well as the burqa and niqab.

Even though the law is now the law, officials are refusing to enforce the ban.

Staff on public transportation aren't being compelled to deny entry to people with their faces covered, and the police say that enforcement is not a priority.

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commented 2019-08-09 01:45:50 -0400
Dirk wasn’t that vid incredible? If I owned a retail outlet I wouldn’t want to let a burka in my store.

Menzies hit the nail on the head. Most reasonable Canadians agree. Its the oppressive and intimidating garb of Islamists. Law enforcement need to do their job.

It seems to me that the burka would be an important tell in an interview for immigration screening. Burka’s are political Islam’s way of saying F.U. to the west as they enjoy our bounty.
commented 2019-08-08 16:25:15 -0400
commented 2019-08-08 05:14:01 -0400
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commented 2019-08-07 23:08:00 -0400
At least the Dutch have the law, here only Quebec has the guts to insist on this type of law.
Here is real Diversity:
True “diversity” is when all races stay in their countries of origin and keep their own customs and culture. When you force all the races together diversity is destroyed as native root races and cultures are destroyed.
commented 2019-08-07 22:31:52 -0400
We have the same problem here, just not an incident to display it.
commented 2019-08-07 22:26:35 -0400
I think it would be interesting to send Kein to Holland and have him walk around with a balaclava on his face for the day and see how many tickets he picks up, all the time having a woman walk around in front of him with a Burka on her face and compare the amount of fines the two are given.
commented 2019-08-07 20:58:50 -0400
Since 9/11 – IN THE NAME OF ISLAM (SATAN) 37,614 Attacks, 242,755 Killed, 322,320 Injured that we know of.
commented 2019-08-07 18:27:22 -0400
This is how “progressive” (aka socialist regressive) states become police states. Law enforcement agencies decide they are a branch of government and will decide the law; hence making themselves the premier branch. Evidence the FBI witch hunt in the USA, following Obama’s progressive agenda. Or, in Canada, police ignoring and not enforcing court injunctions against criminal environmental agitators; or the Caledonia fiasco in Ontario. The ‘progressive’ police in the Netherlands are just following the pattern.
commented 2019-08-07 17:44:53 -0400
This whole issue should have been nipped in the bud when it first started happening. Now that Holland is overrun, they’re going to ban burqas? I think China has the right idea with the Uyghurs.
commented 2019-08-07 16:53:45 -0400
You don’t need a burqa to disguise yourself when stealing booze from your local LCBO. We are such an advanced society .Diversity is our strength !
commented 2019-08-07 16:01:23 -0400
Keith, they all gutless and cowards over there
commented 2019-08-07 15:22:54 -0400
I agree. What’s the point of having laws if they aren’t enforced? The problem is that the police have so much work to do that they can’t enforce every law. Even so, when they don’t charge people, it sends a bad message to the criminals. Then the word gets out and they deliberately break the law.
commented 2019-08-07 14:24:10 -0400
The whole problem for the Dutch is their Prime Minister, a spineless individual with no spunk. Why doesn’t he have a word in the Chief of Police’s ear.
commented 2019-08-07 14:07:23 -0400
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