Rachael Ray’s ad dumped because of ethnic scarf

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The black-and-white scarf, alleged to be symbolic of a keffiyeh, a traditional headdress worn by Arab men is now purported by FOX (of all places) to ” symbolize murderous Palestinian jihad.” More here

-Heather

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Monica Added: I’d like to write more about this topic later, but I want to direct you toward a post I wrote for WT quite a while back on this exact issue, pre-Ray’s ad being nixed. It is also a brief post, but directs you toward an interesting site called Orthodox Anarchist which describes some of the issues involved with the scarf debate.

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