#Hijab

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

    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

  • Article: This TV Reporter Is the First to Wear a Hijab on a Mainstream US News Channel

    This TV Reporter Is the First to Wear a Hijab on a Mainstream US News Channel

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 27, 2018

    Tahera Rahman was told viewers weren’t ready for her, but she’s proving her haters wrong. Read more

  • Article: This Major Retailer is Adding A Muslim Women's Fashion Line to Their Stores

    This Major Retailer is Adding A Muslim Women's Fashion Line to Their Stores

    By Andrew McMaster|Feb. 6, 2018

    Fashion retailers are looking to offer more options for Muslim Women. Read more

  • Article: Half of Iranians Believe Wearing a Headscarf — or Not — Should Be a Private Choice

    Half of Iranians Believe Wearing a Headscarf — or Not — Should Be a Private Choice

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 5, 2018

    A recently released report from 2014 revealed support for the law is not as widespread as thought. Read more

  • Feature: Powerful Photos Capture Iranian Women Casting Off Their Hijabs in Protest

    Powerful Photos Capture Iranian Women Casting Off Their Hijabs in Protest

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Jan. 30, 2018

    Several women have recently taken off their headscarves to protest hijab laws. Read more

  • Article: Anti-Hijab Activist Who Became an Icon Might Be Missing in Iran

    Anti-Hijab Activist Who Became an Icon Might Be Missing in Iran

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 23, 2018

    Her photograph went viral when she defied to law to remove her hijab in public in December. Read more

  • Article: L’Oreal’s Newest Hair Model Wears a Hijab

    L’Oreal’s Newest Hair Model Wears a Hijab

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 18, 2018

    “Why is it presumed that women that don’t show their hair don’t look after it?” Read more

  • Article: Women Who Violate Tehran Dress Code Won’t Be Arrested, for the First Time in Nearly 40 Years

    Women Who Violate Tehran Dress Code Won’t Be Arrested, for the First Time in Nearly 40 Years

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 29, 2017

    Police in the Iranian capital will relax the strict Islamic code. Read more