Speaking about dolls with faces, the creator of this creepy, dehumanizing, anti-woman product says, “Some parents won’t leave the doll with their children at night because you are not allowed to have any eyes in the room.”
Which is creepier — to be alone at night in a room with a doll with a face, or alone at night in a room with a doll with no face?
Islamic misogyny in Subjugated Britannia: “New ‘Islamic doll’ launched in Britain has no facial features,” Asian Image, December 11, 2014 (thanks to ECAW):
A new ‘Islamic doll’ with no facial features has been launched in Britain.
The ‘Deeni Doll’ has no eyes, nose or mouth whatsoever in a bid to comply with Islamic rules governing the depiction of faces.
The doll was manufactured in China and designed in the UK by Ridhwana B. She told us: “I came up with the idea from scratch after speaking to some parents who were a little concerned about dolls with facial features.
“Some parents won’t leave the doll with their children at night because you are not allowed to have any eyes in the room.
“There is an Islamic ruling which forbids the depiction of facial features of any kind and that includes pictures, sculptures and, in this case, dolls.
“I spoke to a religious scholar in Leicester who guided me through what was and what was not permissible when producing the product.
“The Deeni Doll has no face on it whatsoever and is Shariah compliant.”…