A growing number of countries in the west has put a ban on head covering at least to some extent after 9/11. In the meantime ultra violent terror groups have risen in the Middle East tarnishing the image of the great religion of Islam with their gruesome acts resulting in a spike in Islamophobia. Yet some Muslim women defy the bans and brave the threats to practice “Hijab”. To answer why, a young Muslim woman who does not practice head covering herself, interviews five women to see what Hijab is and what it means to them.
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