A controversy has arisen in Dandenong, Victoria, Australia, over a proposed swimming program during next year’s holy month of Ramadan. Those who seek to accommodate observant Muslims want to have an after-hours swimming session in which mandatory sharia cover-up is enforced, even for non-Muslims. Most area residents are opposed to the idea.
In other news, Iran has donated $25 million to Turkey’s ruling party, the AKP. Apparently Turkey does not have the same stringent campaign finance laws to which we are accustomed here in the USA.
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