#Religious Freedom

  • 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: 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 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: Women in Tunisia Are Now Free to Marry Whomever They Want, Regardless of Religion

    Women in Tunisia Are Now Free to Marry Whomever They Want, Regardless of Religion

    By Daniele Selby|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Sept. 15, 2017

    The country just overturned a law that restricted Muslim women to marrying other Muslims. Read more

  • Article: This Predominantly Muslim Country Just Passed a New Law That Discourages Women From Wearing Hijabs

    This Predominantly Muslim Country Just Passed a New Law That Discourages Women From Wearing Hijabs

    By Gabriella Canal|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Sept. 6, 2017

    The country’s Minister of Culture called the Islamic dress “really dangerous.” Read more