#Hijab

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

    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
    Education

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Citizenship

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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

  • Article: An Iranian Woman Who Removed Her Hijab Was Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison
    Girls & Women

    An Iranian Woman Who Removed Her Hijab Was Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison

    By Daniele Selby|March 8, 2018

    More than 30 women have been arrested for taking off their headscarves, but most were not charged. Read more