#Hijab

  • Article: This 18-Year-Old Just Became the First Ever UK Jockey to Race Wearing a Hijab – and She Won

    This 18-Year-Old Just Became the First Ever UK Jockey to Race Wearing a Hijab – and She Won

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 2, 2019

    Khadijah Mellah won the Magnolia Cup at Goodwood, one of the world’s most famous racecourses. Read more

  • Article: Women in New Zealand Wear Headscarves to Show Solidarity With Muslims

    Women in New Zealand Wear Headscarves to Show Solidarity With Muslims

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    “We love, support, and respect you.” Read more

  • Article: Kenya's Hijab Ban Ruling Could Force Even More Girls to Drop out of School

    Kenya's Hijab Ban Ruling Could Force Even More Girls to Drop out of School

    Jan. 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Schools banning hijabs could lead to higher drop-out rates in Kenya. Read more

  • Article: Quebec Law Could Force Women Who Wear Hijabs Out of Jobs

    Quebec Law Could Force Women Who Wear Hijabs Out of Jobs

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 17, 2018

    The government wants to outlaw religious garb. Read more

  • Article: This Law Student Beauty Queen Will Be the First to Compete in Miss England Finals Wearing a Hijab

    This Law Student Beauty Queen Will Be the First to Compete in Miss England Finals Wearing a Hijab

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 3, 2018

    And she’s fundraising to support Beauty With a Purpose’s work with children all over the world. Read more

  • Article: Girl Proudly Models Her Hijab in Gap's Inclusive Back-to-School Ad

    Girl Proudly Models Her Hijab in Gap's Inclusive Back-to-School Ad

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 9, 2018

    The hijab is gaining more visibility in the fashion world. Read more

  • Article: Rights Groups Criticize Malaysia's 'Fashion Policing' of Muslim Women's Clothing

    Rights Groups Criticize Malaysia's 'Fashion Policing' of Muslim Women's Clothing

    Aug. 8, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The government is finalizing dress code guidelines for Muslim women in the private sector. Read more

  • Article: Iowa’s First Hijab-Wearing Beauty Pageant Contender Has Big Plans

    Iowa’s First Hijab-Wearing Beauty Pageant Contender Has Big Plans

    By Joe McCarthy|March 29, 2018

    The hijab is becoming culturally accepted in the US. Read more