Someone said burkas were disrespectful to the deaf but the deaf had other ideas – the 17 best burns

Times columnist, Iain Martin has weighed in on the Boris Johnson burka remarks – and who hasn’t? He made this comment.

Given that he’s not deaf and appears not to have consulted anyone who is, this didn’t go down well with the deaf community. These 17 reactions show how deaf people felt about concern for their welfare being a front for his veiled (pun intended) Islamophobia.

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