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FOX 4 Kansas City
Islamic council says Pakistani men can ‘lightly beat’ wivesExpress-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Islamic council says Pakistani men can ‘lightly beat’ wives
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 5 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband’s permission, according to... Read more
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11h
WGN TV Chicago
Pakistani men can beat wives ‘lightly,’ Islamic council saysExpress-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Pakistani men can beat wives ‘lightly,’ Islamic council says
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 11 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband’s permission, according to... Read more
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14h
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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14h
KQ2 St. Joseph
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 14 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Pakistani men can beat wives ‘lightly,’ Islamic council saysExpress-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Pakistani men can beat wives ‘lightly,’ Islamic council says
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 14 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband’s permission, according to... Read more
16h
My EastText
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
My EastText / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KTXS Abilene
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KTXS Abilene / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KECI Missoula
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
WJXT Jacksonville
Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly,' Islamic council saysExpress-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly,' Islamic council says
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KXLY-TV Spokane
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KTVZ Bend
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KRDO Colorado Springs
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KRCR TV Redding
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
News Channel 12 New Bern
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
KESQ Palm Springs
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
ABC 7 El Paso
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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16h
News 8000
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also call
Council: Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly'
News 8000 / Posted 16 hours ago
Express-Tribune newspaper cited the proposal as saying. The proposal also calls for a beating if a woman does not wear a hijab, if she interacts with strangers, speaks too loudly or gives others cash without her husband's permission, according to... Read more
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20h
Aljazeera
The vulnerability of Palestinian women in Israelthose who don't work outside the house. I heard stories of women being verbally
The vulnerability of Palestinian women in Israel
Aljazeera / Posted 20 hours ago
those who don't work outside the house. I heard stories of women being verbally abused, or someone might try to pull their hijab." Such concerns have been magnified amid a worsening security climate. Since October 1, Israeli forces or settlers... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Norwich president stands behind decision to change 200-old uniform policyaccommodation. For the first time in 200 years, Norwich University will offici
Norwich president stands behind decision to change 200-old uniform policy
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
accommodation. For the first time in 200 years, Norwich University will officially allow Muslim women to wear the hijab and Jewish men to wear yarmulkes. "We should be able to accommodate reasonable religious requests," said... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Norwich graduates on school allowing religious headwearUniversity president. For the first time in 200 years, Norwich University will
Norwich graduates on school allowing religious headwear
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
University president. For the first time in 200 years, Norwich University will officially allow Muslim women to wear the hijab and Jewish men to wear yarmulkes. "We should be able to accommodate reasonable religious requests," said... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Victory for Buhari, hope for familiesfor members of his group. The next month, Boko Haram aired a video of the girl
Victory for Buhari, hope for families
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
for members of his group. The next month, Boko Haram aired a video of the girls, most of whom are Christians, wearing the hijab and reciting the Quran. They made no further appearance until April, when CNN broadcast a video of 15 of the girls... Read more
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MLive.com
Muslim worker sues Amway over head scarf, claims religious discriminationA Muslim woman says she was essentially fired at Amway Corp. because she insist
Muslim worker sues Amway over head scarf, claims religious discrimination
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
A Muslim woman says she was essentially fired at Amway Corp. because she insisted on wearing a religiously mandated Islamic hijab. She said other workers complained about her head scarf before she was re-assigned after her second day of work at the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plantDistrict Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about t
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plant
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
District Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about the traditional Muslim head scarf, known as a hijab. The lawsuit against staffing agency ManpowerGroup and direct-sales giant Amway Corp. says Ussabur’s civil rights were... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pak religious body permit 'light beating' for wives defying husbandsand turns down demand of physical contact. It suggested that a beating is also
Pak religious body permit 'light beating' for wives defying husbands
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
and turns down demand of physical contact. It suggested that a beating is also permissible if a woman does not observe Hijab, interacts with strangers, speaks loud and provides monetary support to people without taking consent of her... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plantDistrict Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about t
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plant
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
District Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about the traditional Muslim head scarf, known as a hijab. The lawsuit against staffing agency ManpowerGroup and direct-sales giant Amway Corp. says Ussabur's civil rights were... Read more
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Daily Mail
Islamic council proposes allowing men to 'lightly beat' their wivesin a new bill that women can be beaten for various reasons Those include women
Islamic council proposes allowing men to 'lightly beat' their wives
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
in a new bill that women can be beaten for various reasons Those include women talking to strangers or failing to wear a hijab The Council of Islamic Ideology has proposed allowing a man to 'lightly beat' his wife if she does not 'dress as he... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plantDistrict Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about t
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plant
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
District Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about the traditional Muslim head scarf, known as a hijab. The lawsuit against staffing agency ManpowerGroup and direct-sales giant Amway Corp. says Ussabur's civil rights were... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plantDistrict Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about t
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plant
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
District Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about the traditional Muslim head scarf, known as a hijab. The lawsuit against staffing agency ManpowerGroup and direct-sales giant Amway Corp. says Ussabur's civil rights were... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plantDistrict Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about t
Muslim woman says head scarf led to demotion at Amway plant
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted yesterday
District Court in Grand Rapids, saying Aaminah Ussabur faced complaints about the traditional Muslim head scarf, known as a hijab. The lawsuit against staffing agency ManpowerGroup and direct-sales giant Amway Corp. says Ussabur's civil rights were... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Iraq national found guilty of involvement in Adelaide car scamin 2012 from Iraq. She had spent months fearing for her life after her friend
Iraq national found guilty of involvement in Adelaide car scam
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
in 2012 from Iraq. She had spent months fearing for her life after her friend was killed because she refused to wear a hijab. "You were so concerned that you would be targeted next that you spent the next three months basically a prisoner in... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Hijab Day’ at this US school was canceled — but it got people talking Muslim woman wearing hijab or headscarf (Shutterstock) Don't miss stories. F
‘Hijab Day’ at this US school was canceled — but it got people talking
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Muslim woman wearing hijab or headscarf (Shutterstock) Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! Students from the Arabic Club at the public high school in the city of Medford,... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
CII proposed model women protection billand education Ban on co-education past the primary level Co-education past th
CII proposed model women protection bill
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
and education Ban on co-education past the primary level Co-education past the primary level may be permitted if hijab is made mandatory and free mixing between the genders is not allowed A ban on women working in 'vulgar'... Read more
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Perth Now
Troubling new trend in IranWOMEN in Iran are disguising themselves as men in order to ditch the hijab in p
Troubling new trend in Iran
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
WOMEN in Iran are disguising themselves as men in order to ditch the hijab in public, according to posts on the My Stealthy Freedom Facebook page. The popular site has become a symbol of subversion in Iran, which has recently had a brutal sanctions... Read more
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Time
Singer Yuna Says Modest Clothing and Her Hijab Are ‘Liberating’when it comes to women’s appearance. “It’s my personal choice — it’s just kind
Singer Yuna Says Modest Clothing and Her Hijab Are ‘Liberating’
Time / Posted 2 days ago
when it comes to women’s appearance. “It’s my personal choice — it’s just kind of weird when people say ‘take off your hijab and be you’ because this is me, I’m being myself,” she said. “I’m not oppressed. This is very liberating that I get to... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
‘Hijab Day’ at this US school was canceled, but it got people talkinghigh school in the city of Medford, about a 15-minute drive north of downtown B
‘Hijab Day’ at this US school was canceled, but it got people talking
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
high school in the city of Medford, about a 15-minute drive north of downtown Boston, wanted to participate in “World Hijab Day” early this semester. The annual event was created in 2013 to promote awareness and understanding of Muslim women... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Losing Maguindanao bet cries fraudboard of election inspectors (BEI) member watched. Tundoc’s daughter, wife of
Losing Maguindanao bet cries fraud
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
board of election inspectors (BEI) member watched. Tundoc’s daughter, wife of an LP candidate who was shown wearing a pink hijab in the video, and another woman, a sister of another member of the ruling party, were allegedly controlling the... Read more
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USA Today
'Hijab Day' at this school was canceled, but it got people talkinghigh school in the city of Medford, about a 15-minute drive north of downtown B
'Hijab Day' at this school was canceled, but it got people talking
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
high school in the city of Medford, about a 15-minute drive north of downtown Boston, wanted to participate in “World Hijab Day” early this semester. The annual event was created in 2013 to promote awareness and understanding of Muslim women... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
'Hijab Day' at this school was canceled, but it got people talkinghigh school in the city of Medford, about a 15-minute drive north of downtown B
'Hijab Day' at this school was canceled, but it got people talking
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
high school in the city of Medford, about a 15-minute drive north of downtown Boston, wanted to participate in “World Hijab Day” early this semester. The annual event was created in 2013 to promote awareness and understanding of Muslim women... Read more
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dna
Pak religious body drafts women protection bill allowing husbands to 'lightly' beat their wives for disobedienceand turns down demand of physical contact. It suggested that a beating is also
Pak religious body drafts women protection bill allowing husbands to 'lightly' beat their wives for disobedience
dna / Posted 2 days ago
and turns down demand of physical contact. It suggested that a beating is also permissible if a woman does not observe Hijab, interacts with strangers, speaks loud and provides monetary support to people without taking consent of her... Read more
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International Business Times
Pakistan: Beating your wife is sanctioned if she refuses to have sex or speaks too loudly a bath after intercourse or her menstrual period. It adds that a beating is al
Pakistan: Beating your wife is sanctioned if she refuses to have sex or speaks too loudly
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
a bath after intercourse or her menstrual period. It adds that a beating is also permissible if a woman does not wear a hijab, interacts with strangers, speaks so that she can easily heard by strangers, and provides monetary support to people... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan: Religious body says husbands can beat wives ‘lightly’and turns down demand of physical contact. It suggested that a beating is also
Pakistan: Religious body says husbands can beat wives ‘lightly’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
and turns down demand of physical contact. It suggested that a beating is also permissible if a woman does not observe Hijab, interacts with strangers, speaks loudly and provides monetary support to people without the consent of her... Read more
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Rappler
No, I don’t need to wear a hijab to be a good personthey upheld the value of pluralism. Until 9/11 happened.Over time one by one th
No, I don’t need to wear a hijab to be a good person
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
they upheld the value of pluralism. Until 9/11 happened.Over time one by one the women in my family started to wear a hijab, including my aunts and my cousins, leaving me as the only one whose hair is not covered. They grew more religious, and... Read more
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Scotsman
Bill Jamieson: Remember the peaceful side of Islamin all Islamic countries that apply Shariah. Hundreds of thousands of Muslims
Bill Jamieson: Remember the peaceful side of Islam
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
in all Islamic countries that apply Shariah. Hundreds of thousands of Muslims demonstrated worldwide against banning the hijab in France and against the cartoon issue of prophet Muhammad; but there have been exactly zero mass international Muslim... Read more
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New York Post
Iranian women are cutting their hair and dressing as menup as men to foil the “morality police,” who can enforce penalties on ladies wh
Iranian women are cutting their hair and dressing as men
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
up as men to foil the “morality police,” who can enforce penalties on ladies who go out in public without the requisite hijab, or head scarf, required of them by law. And these rebels are even sharing their shorn locks on social media, in... Read more
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The Financial Express
China warns people to shun practise of Islamover the practise of Islam, such as the growing of beards, observation of fasts
China warns people to shun practise of Islam
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
over the practise of Islam, such as the growing of beards, observation of fasts during Ramazan, the wearing of the Hijab, dietary restrictions like consumption of Halal food, prayers five times a day and so forth. These practises are... Read more
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The Huffington Post
100 Years Of Hijab Styles Video Brings A Century Of Fashion And Politics To Lifebut should be." The producers also said that they intentionally included times
100 Years Of Hijab Styles Video Brings A Century Of Fashion And Politics To Life
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 days ago
but should be." The producers also said that they intentionally included times and countries in which wearing the hijab wasn't a free choice for Muslim women because, as Al-Khatahtbeh noted, "that is an important part of the hijab's... Read more
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