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Muslim Headscarves

Refusing To Cover Head, Christian Woman Sues Muslim Employer

AP | JAMAL HALABY | Posted 07.27.2012 | Religion

AMMAN, Jordan — A Christian Jordanian woman said Sunday she is suing her Gulf Arab employer for arbitrary dismissal after she refused a new dres...

Muslim Lite: Women, Islam and the Turkish Way

Roger Friedland | Posted 02.19.2012 | Religion
Roger Friedland

Democracy is about the right to choose. Turkey is at a critical cusp, and I cannot help feeling that, with the proliferation of young women like these, the future of Turkey's democracy is in good hands.

Hamas to expel Gaza schoolgirls not wearing Muslim dress

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Female students in the Gaza Strip will be required to wear head coverings and full-length robes beginning this school year, the Hamas rules of the Gaz...

Danish Military Unit Under Attack Over Headscarf

AP | JAN M. OLSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

COPENHAGEN — A Danish military unit has become embroiled in a dispute about Muslim headscarves after it allowed a hijab-wearing woman to complet...