Dress Code Series: Freedom From Religion

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In previous posts, I have written briefly about “freedom of religion” in relation to the burqa. In this post, I will be doing an in-depth examination of “Freedom of Religion” in relation to women’s rights and specifically in relation to women’s “Dress Code”. I will start by taking a look at the First Amendment of the United States as it …

Dress Code Part One: The Hijab And the West

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This is the first part of my “Dress Code” blog series. Before I move on to examining western clothing and the hijab separately, in this paper I will be speaking about the similarities between them.  I am using colored text to highlight the connection between the two sides while trying to keep the information easier to understand if you are …