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The Hijab in the United States: a Symbol of Choice or Oppression?

Recently, a protest took place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia’s capitol, when thirty to forty women participated in a Right-to-Drive campaign. These women did so, of course, in the traditional Islamic garb that many “Westerners” openly recognize as counter-intuitive to all … Continued

Politics

Eliana Benador & Richard Spencer: Islamophobia’s Own Pinky & the Brain

By Jerry Higgins Huma Abedin is in her mid thirties, and according to newspaper reports she is expecting the couple’s first child. She is an aide to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and she is a practicing Muslim. And, yeah, … Continued