Wortwhile Reads: Hijab Series

A Sober Second Look, a convert to Islam in the 1980s who has since deconverted, is doing a series on the Hijab. Every time I read her blog I am fascinated by how very similar fundamentalism is across religions, especially when it comes to gender.

Hijab, “empowerment” and “choice”—the sunny side

Hijab, “empowerment” and “choice”—the darker side

Hijab and our daughters

Hijab and our daughters–II

Hijab, privilege and “choice”

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