Tuesday, July 01, 2008
Why is that Muslims move from their countries and then have to knock the way things are done in their new country?
Dear Tayside Police, This puppy and advert are very cute! Keep them! If the Muslims don't like it, then they can suck it up. Us Westerners don't like the Eid festival where Muslims cut themselves and their children up or the way the Muslims cover their wives in cloth trash bags. We tolerate it and they can tolerate our love of dogs.
Muslim outrage at police advert featuring cute puppy sitting in policeman's hat | Mail Online: "A postcard featuring a cute puppy sitting in a policeman's hat advertising a Scottish police force's new telephone number has sparked outrage from Muslims.
Tayside Police's new non-emergency phone number has prompted complaints from members of the Islamic community.
The choice of image on the Tayside Police cards - a black dog sitting in a police officer's hat - has now been raised with Chief Constable John Vine.
Tayside Police caused uproar in the Muslim community after they released this advertisement featuring police puppy Rebel sitting in a hat
The advert has upset Muslims because dogs are considered ritually unclean and has sparked such anger that some shopkeepers in Dundee have refused to display the advert.
Dundee councillor Mohammed Asif said: 'My concern was that it's not welcomed by all communities, with the dog on the cards.
'It was probably a waste of resources going to these communities.
'They (the police) should have understood. Since then, the police have explained that it was an oversight on their part, and that if they'd seen it was going to cause upset they wouldn't have done it.'
Councillor Asif, who is a member of the Tayside Joint Police Board, said that the force had"