Niqab woman removed from Dutch bus says she feels discriminated “like a black person in the USA”

36-year-old Angela Kempeners is the first niqab-wearing woman to be put off public transport since the Netherlands implemented its burka ban on August 1st. Earlier this week an Arriva bus driver in Stein asked her to get off the bus. She refused...

Niqab woman removed from Dutch bus says she feels discriminated “like a black person in the USA”

36-year-old Angela Kempeners is the first niqab-wearing woman to be put off public transport since the Netherlands implemented its burka ban on August 1st. Earlier this week an Arriva bus driver in Stein asked her to get off the bus. She refused and the bus driver called the police. Twenty minutes later, a police officer [...]

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