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Banana Republic Starts Selling
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Posted By: Imright, 8/5/2019 2:54:57 PM

Banana Republic is the latest major retailer to sell hijabs, the Islamic head covering for women. Although the company has been praised for its new products by CAIR, it also faces backlash from the Islamic community for showing models in hijabs dressed in short-sleeved t-shirts and other clothing not in line with Islamic dress codes.The clothing company began selling hijabs in late July, following in the footsteps of Nike and Macy’s. Banana Republic’s site currently features four hijabs in solid colors as well as leopard and floral prints, ranging in price from $39.50 to $49.50.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: DVC 8/5/2019 3:36:21 PM (No. 143557)
If you sell these things, I am done buying from your company.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Wary American 8/5/2019 3:38:52 PM (No. 143559)
SICK OF ALL OF THIS. Hey IMBECILES-this is THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA...assimilate or VACATE.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: daisey 8/5/2019 3:46:22 PM (No. 143563)
Just cut up my Macy’s card. Nike? I’ll go barefoot first. Banana Republic, buh bye. Wonder when Macy’s and Banana Republic will stop selling clothing and items offensive to Muslims?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: curious1 8/5/2019 3:53:15 PM (No. 143566)
The madness of crowds....
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Reply 5 - Posted by: M2 8/5/2019 3:58:44 PM (No. 143570)
I don’t like the way this is going.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: seamusm 8/5/2019 4:01:39 PM (No. 143573)
They live here - they shop here. Who should care what someone prefers to wear - regardless of the reason?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: JL80863 8/5/2019 4:07:39 PM (No. 143576)
There is no way a business can make the muzzies happy. They always *itch about something that they don't like.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: hammondb3 8/5/2019 4:10:00 PM (No. 143578)
#6, Normally I would not care one bit. But where these people go... trouble is not far behind. If someone wishes to dress in a particular manner that satisfies their religious beliefs that is fine by me unless their presence has demonstrated time and time again a willingness to condemn those who do not follow in their manner to the point of putting the infidels to death. Hijabs are gang attire as far as I am concerned.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: hershey 8/5/2019 4:12:03 PM (No. 143579)
Another 'no go' store for me...along with a lot of others....Field & Stream, Starbucks, Target, Applebee's, to name a few...
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Reply 10 - Posted by: hershey 8/5/2019 4:15:50 PM (No. 143580)
You let the camel get it's nose under the edge of the tent, and pretty soon you have the whole stinking animal in there with you....a hijab here, a 'banned' word there, Halal food in school cafeterias, no pork products in school cafeterias...it just keeps going on and on...as a proud, Christian, Infidel, bible reading, pork eating conservative, I'm sick and tired of this sh*T...time to send them ALL back to the sand pits they came from...no muslim should be allowed to hold ANY local, state, or federal office...their whole belief system (no MATTER what they say) is 180 degrees out of phase with ours....
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Reply 11 - Posted by: winnie1 8/5/2019 4:19:44 PM (No. 143585)
We are turning into a Banana Republic! Next Stew Leonards will be selling camels
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Corndoggies 8/5/2019 4:22:12 PM (No. 143588)
I remember when scarves tied a certain way were symbolic of palestinian oppression. Now everyone just wears scarves tied like that and it doesn’t mean a thing. I can see the hijab going the same way. Almost. Maybe not. I’ll never wear one but they seem to be marketing them as fashion accessories. I do agree there’s a nose and a tent involved. Stupid muzzles ruin everything.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: seamusm 8/5/2019 4:26:17 PM (No. 143590)
Please don't over-react. Hijabs are WOMEN's wear and I don't think many of the world's Islamic terrorists have been anything other than young MEN. Don't get me wrong - I do not think of Islam as a 'religion of peace'. But acting like 100% of the world's BILLION+ muslims are all terrorists is like thinking all Jews support Israel - simply not true.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: earlybird 8/5/2019 4:45:39 PM (No. 143597)
This should be interesting. As I understand it the hijab is not required by the Koran - but “modest dress” is… Good luck with that BR...
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Reply 15 - Posted by: earlybird 8/5/2019 4:48:16 PM (No. 143598)
Shouldn’t they also be offering yarmulkes - and Sikh turbans?
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Rather Read 8/5/2019 4:57:22 PM (No. 143601)
Our Macys is gone. I can't wear Nike and we don't have a Banana Republic. I hope they all go broke
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Reply 17 - Posted by: hammondb3 8/5/2019 5:21:09 PM (No. 143608)
13, Don't lose sight of the fact that women in Saudi Arabia wear them to freaking STAY ALIVE.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Strike3 8/5/2019 5:34:38 PM (No. 143620)
Never shopped there, never will now.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Hoosier 8/5/2019 5:35:38 PM (No. 143622)
I think I'll git me one.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Faithfully 8/5/2019 5:56:55 PM (No. 143639)
I believe they were worn initially to protect their faces from the hot sun, blowing sand and stink. Smart. Somewhere along the line it became law. They are not necessary in the West.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: MickTurn 8/5/2019 6:02:25 PM (No. 143642)
Isn't that spelled Hijack?
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Reply 22 - Posted by: ZeldaFitzg 8/5/2019 7:52:29 PM (No. 143710)
We've already had a Muslim in the White House; the rest is commentary,
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Reply 23 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan 8/5/2019 9:06:52 PM (No. 143740)
Now we know that Macy's Nike, & Banana Republic all have no problem with the subjucation of women. CAIR would like us all to believe these women CHOOSE to wear these things, when they don't tell you what happens to them if they don't wear them.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Lawsy0 8/5/2019 10:32:06 PM (No. 143775)
IHOP bought out Applebee's and it is now defunct. You couldn't buy a meal there if you were starving. Banana Republic is mainly for teens (like Abercrombe & Fitch, and GAP, etc) so I am not drawn to it. But unless it was for a skit or a Halloween costume, I can't imagine a real American buying a hijab anyway. Suck up to the enemy all you want to, but don't expect me to help. When they come for you and cut off your head, please do not bleed on my rug.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: BocaLaura 8/6/2019 12:38:14 AM (No. 143832)
Dhimmi stores, who needs 'em.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Smart11344 8/6/2019 2:01:53 PM (No. 144433)
I believe I have only been in a Banana Republic store once in my life. It was to kill time, not to buy anything.
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