Should it be legal to force employees to remove their hijab? European courts think so.
From the burkini ban to the 1920s ‘modesty police’, it’s always been political.
On International Women’s Day, don’t forget the importance of intersectionalism in feminist discourse. Middle Eastern women are far from oppressed.
Should all Muslim women dress modestly? If so, what is an acceptable definition of modesty?
The hijab as a garment of political protest is not a concept readily embraced by the West, because it is counter to our construction of Muslim women as eternal victims.