From Al Arabiya December 6
The recent emergence of the hardline Salafi trend in Egypt after the January 25 revolution has given way to a series of controversial fatwas that mainly focused on women, Copts, culture and democracy.
Preacher Mustafa al-Adawi issued a fatwa prohibiting Muslim women from wearing high heels because they are a source of seduction for men.
“A woman can only wear high heels for her husband but she is not to do so outside her house,” he said.
How would a woman buy a pair of high heels if she is not allowed to wear them for an unrelated male, and unrelated males are the only people selling women's shoes?
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