TAKE THIS HIJAB AND SHOVE IT: Taxpayer-Funded School Celebrates Hijab Day

Published on January 30, 2015

Will they also celebrate Clitoris Circumcision Day? Or Beat Your Wife Day? Or Suicide Vest Day?  Or Hang Gays Day? Reason #12,998.079,345 to home school your kids.

By Eric Owens, Daily Caller

Hijab Day happened at a taxpayer-funded charter school in the suburbs of Sacramento on Wednesday, Jan. 28. All female students — but only female students — were encouraged to wear Muslim headscarves.

The school is Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep in Natomas, Calif., local Fox affiliate KTXL reports.

Wednesday’s “NP3 Hijab Day” in Natomas was a student-organized event. School officials swear they neither encouraged nor stifled it.

The school and the school district began to receive criticism after Robert Spencer of Jihad Watch publicized a Hijab Day flyer sent to him by a reader.

Spencer claims that the student who organized Hijab Day at Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep has worked as an intern for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR).

Read more: Daily Caller

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