#Burkini

  • Article: Muslim Women Protest Burkini Ban in France Swimming Pool
    Girls & Women

    Muslim Women Protest Burkini Ban in France Swimming Pool

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 25, 2019

    The modest swimsuit style has been banned from numerous public pools. These women are fighting back. Read more

  • Article: Halima Aden Is the First Woman to Wear a Hijab and Burkini in Sports Illustrated
    Girls & Women

    Halima Aden Is the First Woman to Wear a Hijab and Burkini in Sports Illustrated

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 30, 2019

    Muslim women in the fashion industry support the model’s latest spread. Read more

  • Article: Hijab-Wearing Somali-American Model Makes History at Minnesota’s Miss USA
    Girls & Women

    Hijab-Wearing Somali-American Model Makes History at Minnesota’s Miss USA

    By Luca Powell|Nov. 29, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Don't let things like being the first to do it stop you.” Read more

  • Article: Why the Burkini Ban Is Really a Symptom of France's Identity Crisis
    Girls & Women

    Why the Burkini Ban Is Really a Symptom of France's Identity Crisis

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 3, 2016

    Beach season may have ended, but the debate over Muslim swimwear, and Muslims in France, isn't over. Read more

  • Article: Burkini Ban Suspended by Judge in France
    Citizenship

    Burkini Ban Suspended by Judge in France

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 26, 2016

    The ban on full-body swimwear angered many. Read more

  • Article: Activists Have Perfect (and Hilarious) Responses to France’s Burkini Ban
    Girls & Women

    Activists Have Perfect (and Hilarious) Responses to France’s Burkini Ban

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|Aug. 25, 2016

    From hilarious to serious, these responses are on point. Read more

  • Article: French Police Forced This Woman to Remove Her Top Amid Burkini Ban Debate
    Girls & Women

    French Police Forced This Woman to Remove Her Top Amid Burkini Ban Debate

    By Yosola Olorunshola|Aug. 24, 2016

    Is forcing a woman to uncover herself just as bad as forcing her to cover up? Read more