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Obama Head Scarf

Headscarves Pull Turkey East and West

Barry D. Wood | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Barry D. Wood

The complexities of the headscarf debate eludes many Americans, for whom freedom, tolerance, and diversity are axioms of our democracy. We would ask, why is the headscarf such a big deal?

How Obama Can Reach Out To Muslims (Without Hurting His Campaign)

Boston Globe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last week, two Muslim women in headscarves were moved from their seats behind Senator Barack Obama's stage where they would have been visible on video...

Muslim Lawmaker Confronted Obama On Head Scarf Snub

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Barack Obama apologized in person last week to two women at a rally in Detroit wearing head scarves, he did it only after Rep. Keith Ellison (D-M...