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I was as ignorant as the news media had programed us to be

By Sallie Jones (Non-Muslim, USA) About 4 years ago, I met the kindest and warmhearted woman and her Muslim family so that was my introduction into what World Hijab Day (WHD) is.  Ever since then, I have felt strongly about supporting and honoring her and her fellow sisters for their freedom of choice.  Ever since, I have been educating myself …

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Students take up the challenge on World Hijab Day

Religious Studies students at Nelson and Colne College Sixth Form have used World Hijab Day as an opportunity to learn more about the principles behind wearing the veil. Religious Studies students at Nelson and Colne College Sixth Form have used World Hijab Day as an opportunity to learn more about the principles behind wearing the veil. Religious Studies is a …

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