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US Opposes Oklahoma Headscarf Ban

The US justice department has filed a complaint on behalf of a Muslim girl who was twice sent home from school for wearing a...

Readings Across The Mediterranean: To Veil Or Not To Veil… That...

By Waleed Arafa The ban on hijab has stirred a great deal of discussion that has gone far deeper than simply the issue of...

Jacques Chirac’s speech on the hijab controversy

President Jacques Chirac has called on for a law banning Muslim headscarves, Jewish skullcaps and large Christian crosses from French state schools. "In all...

Dutch Parties Reject Hijab Ban Proposal

By Khaled Shawkat THE HAGUE - The Dutch far-right was dealt a fresh heavy blow in Parliament after most parties turned down a proposal...