Dawson fits this trend. Her behaviour in court was all part of the contempt that the wearing of the full veil displays - not just for British justice but for British society as a whole.
A member of a far-right group nailed a copy of the Koran onto a pub which is due to be transformed into a Muslim education centre.
A politician is calling on far-right group the English Defence League (EDL) to abandon its plans to march in Slough over fears of upsetting community cohesion.
Free expression of faith ruling upheld as court told defendant Rebekah Dawson can wear niqab until giving evidence
A French court on Wednesday convicted a young woman for wearing a full-face Islamic veil in public and threw out her bid to have the country's controversial burqa ban declared unconstitutional.
Several swastikas scrawled on the facade of the Stockholm mosque were covered by flowers on Monday, leading the Islamic Association's chairman to hope "the quiet majority" is finally speaking up.
Forces report a surge in the number of reported incidents after the murder of soldier Lee Rigby by Islamic extremists in May.