Why don’t ‘safety’ rules for Halloween costumes apply to Muslim women who wear face masks everyday?


The Insurance Bureau of Canada has offered its top ten tips for a fun, safe Halloween. For example: “Consider using makeup instead of a mask to ensure your child has a clear, unobstructed view.

But what about Muslim women who walk around in and drive cars wearing vision-obstructing face masks everyday? Where are the warnings for them? If someone driving while wearing an Islamic headbag (niqab) gets into an accident, what would the law say? If she kills someone, what would the law say? Nothing.