#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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 28, 2019

    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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 8, 2018

    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