In the wake of the Quebec Soccer Federation’s banning of “turbans” on the playing field, FIFA has announced “turbans” can be worn on the field of play. FIFA issued a news release yesterday saying the Canadian Soccer Association should “allow male players in Canada to wear head covers.”
Of course, this wasn’t an issue . . . → Read More: Musings on Canadian Politics: The Quebec Soccer Federation deserves condemnation
Quebec’s Soccer Federation is going into hiding. The names and contact information of its board of directors have been pulled from the federation’s website. They’re refusing to talk to the media. Are they being accused of embezzlement? Did they steal children’s money? No, they’re refusing to allow Sikh kids to wear “turbans” during competitive matches. . . . → Read More: Musings on Canadian Politics: Soccer, Sikhs and multiculturalism in Quebec
This was posted on Facebook as a shared George Takai photo.I thought that it was worthy of posting, as is. No need to complicate further.