Lawyers and critics now say that in light of coronavirus, legal arguments against the burqa ban are much weaker and that it’s time to put an end to the criminalisation of women who choose to cover their faces in public.
When the secular movement banned the public use of the hijab, life changed for Turkish women. This exhibition shows their perspective.
The embroidered high hat is already so revered in its Central Asian homeland that it has its own national day.
The neutrality law in eight German states indicates a structural bias against hijab-wearing women and the structural discrimination scuttles their efforts to find suitable jobs.
Women have increasingly flouted Iran's clothing rules in recent years and often let their headscarves fall around their necks.
Female officers can now wear headscarf under their caps or berets in line with uniform
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