Tag: freedom of religion

Muslim or Not: Here is Why You Should Stop Dictating How Muslim Women Dress

Sometimes Hijab is a pressure by the society around you. When or if it was the case that if a Muslim women is forced to wear it, then some women who take off the hijab, may feel like they are free since they took it off. Though I cannot speak for what happens to the Muslim women oversees, I have never met a Muslim woman in this country who was forced to wear the hijab. In this country I have seen women getting their hijab torn off their head or maybe even their family opposes them wearing hijab, like my parents for instance.

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You Will Never Believe What Happened To Me At Sephora Because I am A Hijabi Muslim

I was recently at a Sephora where I was treated in a disrespectful manner and ignored because I am a visible hijabi Muslim. (This happened to me the last time that I was at the store as well but I did not say anything.) I live in the Deep South and I am used to

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What to expect when becoming a Hijabi in the West

I felt shy and scared to embrace my religion after converting. It was easy to hide my religion from friends and family, until I started to wear hijab. To other it’s now obvious the religion I practice. Until I started wearing hijab in 2015, I didn’t understand oppression either. Not oppression by a man, by

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