WORLD HIJAB DAY – ANOTHER TOOL FOR ISLAMIC PROSELYTISING?
Today is World Hijab Day – an event that began as a social initiative in 2013 by a Bangladeshi Muslim woman against bullying she faced in American schools for wearing hijab, but over the years has got some official recognition. The New Year State recognised it in 2017, House of Representatives of Philippines approved it in 2021, and an event marking the day was hosted at the House of Commons. These recognitions however have been accompanied by objections from citizens.
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- 2 Feb 2023