committed blasphemy, by letting her class of seven-year-olds name a teddy bear "Muhammad."
She was teaching in a private school, teaching Muslims and Christians.
Is This What It'll Take to Get Along?I think I have a way for western women teaching in Islamic regions to avoid committing blasphemy.
- Put a cloth over your head, hemmed to reach the ground
- Say nothing
- Do nothing
- Hope that you're mistaken for a coat rack
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