#Religious Freedom

  • Article: UN Calls French Burqa Ban a Human Rights Violation
    Girls & Women

    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
    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 TV Reporter Is the First to Wear a Hijab on a Mainstream US News Channel
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

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

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

    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
    Girls & Women

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

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

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