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Rome airport refused to board Muslim female on flight, security officer dragged her out because she is wearing hijab

Rome airport refused to board Muslim female on flight, security officer dragged her out because she is wearing hijab

Airport security at Rome airport refused to board a headscarf wearing female passenger on London flight. Indonesian student said she was not allowed to board when she tried to get on her plane to London – because she was wearing a hijab. Than after an argument the student refused to remove her headscarf after watching nuns […]

April 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Muslim teacher denied job for wearing headscarf, wins court compensation in Germany

Muslim teacher denied job for wearing headscarf, wins court compensation in Germany

Muslim teacher in Berlin who wasn’t hired a school because she was wearing a headscarf will receive €8,680 (US$9,250) discrimination compensation, a German court has ruled. Germany labor court in the federal state of Berlin-Brandenburg decided on Thursday that by wearing the headscarf the no woman will pose a threat to the school or its […]

February 12, 2017 | By | Reply More
Behind the wheel, Saudi women hope for new gains

Behind the wheel, Saudi women hope for new gains

Oct 24, – The reforms made by King Abdullah in recent years have been cautious, showing his wariness of pushing too hard against influential ultraconservatives. But given the overwhelming restrictions on women in the kingdom, where the strict interpretation of Islam known as Wahhabism is effectively the law of the land, even the tiny openings […]

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