Court Overturns Burkini Ban

A burkini or burqini is a type of swimsuit for women designed to allow women to go swimming in accordance with Islamic traditions of modest dress. Several mayors of French cities banned the swimsuit citing possible fears of links to Islamic extremism. The ban has been recently suspended by France’s highest court. Several articles regarding the regulation of the burkini have come out since then:

What do you think of the burkini and its lifted ban? Share your opinions in the comments.

Links on Fashion Industry and Sustainability

These links come from Angy. She found them over the winter break and wanted to share with the class:

If you find any links you’d like to share, please send them my way.