Take this Hijab and Love It

This post was written by Jillian C. York, and originally published in the Winter 2009 issue of Bitch magazine.Muslim women, as a group, don't lack for media attention, but to say their representation in mass media is lopsided would be an understatement: They're the subject of political, religious, and feminist debates, but their own voices are nearly invisible in the mainstream media, in film, and in books. But the one place Muslim women--in particular, muhajabat, or wearers of the hijab--are … [Read more...]


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