#Burqa Ban

  • Article: The Netherlands' New Burqa Ban Could Stop Girls From Going to School

    The Netherlands' New Burqa Ban Could Stop Girls From Going to School

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 2, 2019

    Bans on religious clothing lay the groundwork for hatred, fear, and racism. Read more

  • Article: UN Calls French Burqa Ban a Human Rights Violation

    UN Calls French Burqa Ban a Human Rights Violation

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 23, 2018

    France was the first country in Western Europe to pass a burqa ban. Read more

  • Article: Denmark Just Banned Burqas and Other Face Coverings

    Denmark Just Banned Burqas and Other Face Coverings

    By Daniele Selby  and  Jana Sepehr|May 31, 2018

    Lawmakers say the policy is for public safety reasons and not meant to target any one religion. Read more

  • Article: A Norwegian Far-Right Group Mistook a Photo of Bus Seats for Women in Burqas and the Internet Is Furious

    A Norwegian Far-Right Group Mistook a Photo of Bus Seats for Women in Burqas and the Internet Is Furious

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 2, 2017

    Norway might become the first Nordic country to ban the burqa. Read more

  • Article: Burqa Bans Are Legal, European Court Rules

    Burqa Bans Are Legal, European Court Rules

    By Madison Feser|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 13, 2017

    "If we want to live together in a free society, we need to recognize each other." Read more

  • Article: 'Abnormal' Beards Are Now Banned in This Region of China

    'Abnormal' Beards Are Now Banned in This Region of China

    By Joe McCarthy|March 31, 2017

    It’s part of a long-standing campaign of repression in the region. Read more