From the NewsReal Blog :
Toymaker Mattel Inc. has given its best-selling Barbie doll a makeover in honor of her 50th anniversary.
Meet Burkha Barbie, garbed in traditional Islamic Dress. On sale now.
I have to say that it is amusing to listen to the gender feminists’ silence on this monstrosity. Just a short while ago, they were complaining that are beat with her rather generous figure presented an unrealistic demand on girls and what they were supposed to physically look like when they became adults. I wonder if they consider Burka Barbie to be less demeaning to women?