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# hijab - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Dublin City councillor issues complaint against Gemma O'Doherty over hijab comments
# Hate Speech
# Hate Speech

Dublin City councillor issues complaint against Gemma O'Doherty over hijab comments

Aug 20th 2019, 6:05 AM 53,993 Views 93 Comments

A formal complaint was made to gardaí yesterday.

# hijab - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Austria approves headscarf ban in primary schools
# Freedom Party
# Freedom Party

Austria approves headscarf ban in primary schools

May 16th 2019, 7:29 AM 25,200 Views 70 Comments

The measure was proposed by the ruling right-wing government.

# hijab - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Women defiant as Denmark's full-face veil ban comes into effect
# Burqa Ban
# Burqa Ban

Women defiant as Denmark's full-face veil ban comes into effect

Aug 1st 2018, 7:12 PM 36,480 Views 233 Comments

“When the mosque is one of the few places where we can (wear veils), then I think the law will mean that more people will go to the mosque.”

# hijab - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Model quits L'Oreal ad campaign due to alleged 'anti-Israeli' tweets
# Amena Khan
# Amena Khan

Model quits L'Oreal ad campaign due to alleged 'anti-Israeli' tweets

Jan 23rd 2018, 7:37 AM 28,767 Views 101 Comments

Khan was to be the first woman in a hijab to front a mainstream shampoo campaign.

# hijab - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'All women live under the male gaze, but the European hijab ruling feels like the eye of Sauron'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'All women live under the male gaze, but the European hijab ruling feels like the eye of Sauron'

Mar 25th 2017, 9:30 AM 1,079 Views 122 Comments

World Hijab Day allowed me to see the hijab for what it is – not a threat, not a tool of oppression – but a reflection of care for others and sense of belonging, writes Sinead Mercier.

# hijab - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Dublin protest against EU ruling on hijabs in the workplace
# European Court Of Justice
# European Court Of Justice

Dublin protest against EU ruling on hijabs in the workplace

Mar 21st 2017, 5:32 PM 27,278 Views 140 Comments

Irish Muslim women feel that the ruling will directly affect their ability to find employment.

# hijab - Friday 24 February, 2017

'No woman should have to cover her head for fear of offending religious values'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'No woman should have to cover her head for fear of offending religious values'

Feb 24th 2017, 6:45 AM 3,084 Views 191 Comments

Women have the right to dress exactly as they want. The right to cover is just as important as the right to uncover, writes Lorraine Courtney.

# hijab - Sunday 28 August, 2016

Gardaí not reviewing uniform policy about hijabs
# Muslim Community
# Muslim Community

Gardaí not reviewing uniform policy about hijabs

Aug 28th 2016, 8:30 AM 29,401 Views 201 Comments

Police forces in Scotland and Canada have announced they are allowing female members to wear the hijab.

# hijab - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Channel 4 reporter says the Sun's hijab criticism "won't stop me from doing my job"
# Fatima Manji
# Fatima Manji

Channel 4 reporter says the Sun's hijab criticism "won't stop me from doing my job"

Jul 19th 2016, 3:30 PM 42,855 Views 168 Comments

The column was written by the former editor of the newspaper.

# hijab - Friday 26 February, 2016

This woman uses her hijab to transform herself into Disney princesses
# Totally Made Up
From The Daily Edge
# Totally Made Up

This woman uses her hijab to transform herself into Disney princesses

Feb 26th 2016, 4:56 PM 5,112 Views 3 Comments

Her serious makeup skills don’t hurt, either.

# hijab - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Iranian police seize 40k cars over women not covering hair with headscarf
# Hijab
# Hijab

Iranian police seize 40k cars over women not covering hair with headscarf

Dec 16th 2015, 6:02 AM 18,299 Views 36 Comments

The measure is part of a wider traffic police crackdown that could also see male drivers targeted.

# hijab - Friday 27 November, 2015

Non-renewal of a Muslim social worker's contract over headscarf issue ruled legal
# France
# France

Non-renewal of a Muslim social worker's contract over headscarf issue ruled legal

Nov 27th 2015, 6:01 AM 19,866 Views 98 Comments

France passed a law banning conspicuous religious symbols back in 2004.

# hijab - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Iran women's football captain isn't at a major tournament - because her husband won't let her go
# Misogyny
From The42
# Misogyny

Iran women's football captain isn't at a major tournament - because her husband won't let her go

Sep 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 28,776 Views 42 Comments

Under Iranian law a man has the right to prevent his wife from leaving the country.

# hijab - Friday 22 May, 2015

Dutch government plans to ban the burqa (sort of)
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch government plans to ban the burqa (sort of)

May 22nd 2015, 11:11 PM 13,150 Views 100 Comments

“It has nothing to do with religion,” says the Prime Minister.

# hijab - Monday 23 February, 2015

Abercrombie say they hire 'models' for their stores so Muslim hijabs are not allowed
# Model Employer
# Model Employer

Abercrombie say they hire 'models' for their stores so Muslim hijabs are not allowed

Feb 23rd 2015, 9:08 AM 35,291 Views 108 Comments

Abercrombie argues they forbid their staff wearing “caps” of any sort.

# hijab - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Iran rejects law enforcing the wearing of the hijab as unconstitutional
# Islamic Law
# Islamic Law

Iran rejects law enforcing the wearing of the hijab as unconstitutional

Jan 3rd 2015, 7:34 PM 22,277 Views 56 Comments

The law was a proposed reaction to more liberal dress styles adopted within the country.

# hijab - Monday 1 April, 2013

Irish 'Hijabi Monologues' to break down barriers and assumptions
# Sharing Stories
# Sharing Stories

Irish 'Hijabi Monologues' to break down barriers and assumptions

Apr 1st 2013, 9:15 AM 8,912 Views 104 Comments

The play, which explores the experiences of Muslim women in Ireland, will be staged in axis Ballymun in April.

# hijab - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Football chiefs lift ban on women wearing headscarves
# Change
From The42
# Change

Football chiefs lift ban on women wearing headscarves

Jul 5th 2012, 9:28 PM 5,663 Views 9 Comments

It has been a topic of contention since 2007, when an 11-year-old girl was prevented from wearing a hijab for safety reasons.

# hijab - Sunday 25 March, 2012

Column: Muslim women face all kinds of assumptions. Let’s look behind the headscarves
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Muslim women face all kinds of assumptions. Let’s look behind the headscarves

Mar 25th 2012, 8:30 AM 824 Views 13 Comments

The one-dimensional view of Muslim women isn’t accurate. That’s why we need The Hijabi Monologues, writes Sahar Ullah.

# hijab - Saturday 3 March, 2012

FIFA to discuss soccer ban on hijabs
# Soccer
# Soccer

FIFA to discuss soccer ban on hijabs

Mar 3rd 2012, 7:45 AM 2,592 Views 27 Comments

The vice-president of FIFA, Prince Ali, is to discuss the ban during a presentation on Saturday. He says the ban is prejudiced against women who wear the head scarf.