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Teenager is fighting for her right to box while wearing a hijab

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I am a pastafarian, which means that I should be allowed to wear my metal pasta strainer (religious head covering) in a boxing match. If you disagree, then I don't care! Your rules are meant to be broken to appease my religious beliefs!

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Haha my thoughts exactly; why the fuck should dispensation be given because she doesn't want to show her hair....fucking absurd!!

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27 minutes ago, JoshB said:

If the hijab is under her headgear than just let her wear the damn thing I say. Who cares.

Couldn't disagree more. If that is the case,I don't want to have to shave when I box! Also, it isn't her right... If they allowed her to do so, then it would be her privilege...

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Rules and religions conflict at times. I knew a ammy boxer who had turned Muslim and had to grow a full beard, he had a fight and the USA Boxing rules states all male athletes hell females also must be clean shaven ::pms well due to his religion he would/could not shave his beard, he pleaded with the officials to allow him to compete and provide an exception due to his religion.

Obviously he did not compete that day! 

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Religion and beliefs have no place in sport! 

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On 4/18/2017 at 4:48 AM, JoshB said:

As long as it's not affecting the fight in anyway it doesn't really matter imo. If it was distracting, in the fighters way or affecting the the bout I'd say remove it but it doesn't look to be at all.

I want to keep my beard then.

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Absolutely fucking ridiculous. Let  Katie Taylor knock her head off. Shut her up for good.

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