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MP's Islamic veil comments cause Twitter backlash

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Poor Sarah Wollaston's twitter feed has become a total car crash of bigotry, Islamophobia, historical ignorance and exceptionalism.

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Sarah Wollaston, how about asking a woman who wears niqab what she thinks about her freedom? Or does her opinion does not matter?

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Feel quite uncomfortable about Sarah Wollaston's comments about the #niqab today.

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Sarah Wollaston's tweets on 'offensive' Islamic veils

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feminists should be allowed to say that they find the #niqab deeply offensive without being accused of being bigoted or islamophobic,

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The niqab should be banned within schools & colleges; how on earth do they promote equality when they collude with making women invisible?

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The niqab won't be banned in the UK because too many politicians will hide behind freedom; hiding women away is a perversion of freedom

The Totnes MP Sarah Wollaston says Islamic veils are an 'intolerable subjugation of women which should not be allowed to masquerade as freedom.'

Tory MP refuses to stop government tweet attacks

Dr Sarah Wollaston MP (Con, Totnes), says she will not stop criticising the Government on Twitter, despite the fact that Labour have used her comments to attack Government policies. Here is a sample from her Twitter feed:

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R.I.P. public health. A day of shame for this government; the only winners big tobacco, big alcohol and big undertakers

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To retain any credibility on lobbying, Cameron must postpone statement on minimum pricing until we know whether CTF has big alcohol clients

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Doctors are tired of being lectured on reducing avoidable early deaths by politicians who take away the public health tools to achieve it

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