Hijab

Angus Take House

Worst Take of the Week: M&S Hijabs for Kids vs Kanye Meets Trump

Just a couple of piping hot takes for the end of your week.
Angus Harrison
10.12.18
Privacy and Perception Issue

For Women Who Wear Hijab, Finstas Can Be a Space to Let Loose Online

By the time private accounts with curated followers became mainstream, they were old news to me. I knew many women who wore hijabs who would set their Instagram profiles to private, write “WOMEN ONLY” in their bios, and post pictures with their hair down.
Najma Sharif
7.12.18
Travel

Travelling as a Person of Colour Is Stressful

Trips are supposed to be relaxing, but I can’t help but be on edge.
Sarah Hagi
7.26.17
Art

This Statue of Liberty Drawing Became a Symbol of the "No Ban, No Wall" Movement | Monday Insta Illustrator

Jamie Hu's illustration has been shared by thousands to protest Trump's Muslim ban.
Beckett Mufson
1.30.17
News

What It's Like Being Canada's First Hijab-Wearing News Anchor

Ginella Massa is challenging stereotypes and facing her trolls head on.
Sarah Hagi
12.3.16
Rio 2016

Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad Becomes First U.S. Olympian to Wear Hijab

Muhammad will face Cecilia Berder of France, ranked one position below her at ninth, later today.​
Liam Daniel Pierce
8.8.16
News

How Iranian Women Are Protesting Against Their Country's Strict Dress Code

In Iran, just uploading a photo of yourself without a hijab, or a video of your singing, can be an act of protest.
Dorian Geiger
7.3.16
News

What Do British Teachers Think About Banning Face Veils in Schools?

Community leaders and teachers say the head of Ofsted's support for a ban is inflaming a 'non-issue'.
Samira Shackle
1.28.16
FIGHTLAND

14-Year-Old Muslim Boxer Petitions USA Boxing to Wear Hijab When She Fights

It’s faith and tradition vs. safety and tradition in America’s heartland.
Josh Rosenblatt
9.28.15
Art

Meet the Most Outlandish Hijab Designer Who Never Lived

Meriem Bennani uses critical humor to reform preconceived notions about Islamic culture.
Andrew Nunes
8.5.15
Culture

Growing Up Muslim in a Post-9/11 World

A generation of young Muslims have had the unique experience of facing discrimination under the guise of "liberation."
Fariha Roisin
7.9.15
Stuff

This Is What's Behind the Rise of Hijab Porn

Exploring why it is that more and more porn studios have started to make films featuring the headscarf.
Gareth May
5.15.15
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