Challenging times for veiled women

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  • 2018•01•12     weekly.ahram.org.eg

    An excerpt from the article by weekly.ahram.org.eg:

    “Following the terrorist atrocity in Paris on 13 November 2015, media outlets reported that the number of hate crimes against perceived Muslims had skyrocketed, particularly in France and Britain,” said a report by the United Nations University (UNU), the academic and research arm of the United Nations. “According to these media articles, the majority of victims were ‘visible’ Muslim women, particularly those wearing the veil.”