|Home | Articles | News | Blog | About | Mailing List | Resources | Prominent Islamists | Middle East Forum | Keep Us Informed | Donate|
Muslim Teens in Beards Row
by Jessica Cree
Two Muslim teenagers at a Roman Catholic school have been banned from lessons for refusing to shave off their beards.
The 14-year-olds have been in 'isolation' at Mount Carmel High School in Accrington for almost a month, the school confirmed.
It means they have not been allowed to join normal classes since the start of term, despite claiming they could not remove their facial hair on religious grounds.
Note: The content of external articles does not necessarily reflect the views of Islamist Watch.