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Imane Boudlal

For American Muslims, Disney's Not the Happiest Place on Earth

Mark Rosenbaum | Posted 08.14.2012 | Los Angeles
Mark Rosenbaum

Disney claims to prides itself on the diversity and tolerance of its organization. In fact, a "Spirit of Tolerance" plaque hangs in an exhibit on Disneyland's Main Street. But when Imane Boudlal asked to wear a hijab, Disney told her no.

Woman Sues Disney Over Muslim Head Scarf

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 08.14.2012 | Los Angeles

A former hostess at a Disneyland restaurant is suing Disney for not allowing her to wear her Muslim head scarf, or hijab, at work. The suit is expe...

UIC Student Fights Disneyland To Wear Hijab At Work

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago woman hired as an intern at Disneyland appears close to resolving a dispute with the theme park over her wearing of the traditional Muslim h...

Does Dress Code Trump Religious Freedom?

Liz Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Liz Ryan

I've got to side with Disney on this one. The woman took the job knowing that there was a dress code. If the dress code doesn't suit your religious beliefs, don't take the job.

Muslim Hostess Calls Disney's Replacement Hijab "Offensive"

KTLA | KTLA News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

ANAHEIM -- (KTLA) A Muslim woman who is fighting for the right to wear her hijab to work says Disney's replacement headress is "offensive." Imane B...

Muslim Disneyland Employee: Park Banned My Head Scarf

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

ANAHEIM, Calif. — A Muslim woman who works as a hostess at a Disneyland restaurant alleged Wednesday the theme park would not allow her to appea...