Iran Bans Barbie: 'Meet Dara and Sara'

Jan 16, 2012 Full story: Arutz Sheva Israel News

The Iranian morality police are extending the long reach of the law to dolls, and has activated an official ban on the sale of Barbies.

Meet Dara and Sara -- complete with a little head scarf for the eight year old Muslim girl doll ... Full Story

“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 Jan 17, 2012
from Arutz Sheva Israel News:

"The ban on the pert little American teenage doll produced by the U.S.-based Mattel Company, as well as the accessories she comes with, is part of the response to tightened sanctions against the Islamic Republic by Western nations. Muslim clerics had already succeeded in banning the curvaceous cutie in Saudi Arabia in 2003, outlawing Barbie altogether by declaring her 'offensive to Islam.'

"But Islamic leaders in Iran have been complaining about Barbie's 'destructive cultural and social consequences' since 1996."

Saint Albans, WV

#2 Jan 17, 2012
Rabbeen Al Jihad

Salt Lake City, UT

#3 Jan 18, 2012
SalaamZ! Great Idea! ban the whitesupremist sex icons from disturbing the innocence of our very impressionable children. Bastrdz! that they are for targeting innocence with their insidious malevolent purposeful lack of morality and corrupted capitalist agendas! ALLAHs Curse upon the corporate slothes and leeches! LOL! CheerZ!

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