Seeing beyond the hijab

Seeing beyond the hijab

There are 23 comments on the www.oregonlive.com story from Aug 23, 2009, titled Seeing beyond the hijab. In it, www.oregonlive.com reports that:

To many Muslim women, a headscarf signifies modesty and piety, not subjugation If something is threatening enough to ban from our public schools in Oregon, it's probably worth understanding.

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Az Zaqqum

Rimrock, AZ

#22 Aug 31, 2009
If the woman lives in a country that doesn't wear it, she's drawing attention to herself, and the quran forbids that.

But, we all know that hadith/sharia/scholars can over-ride the quran.
ZamZam

Minneapolis, MN

#23 Aug 31, 2009
Az Zaqqum wrote:
If the woman lives in a country that doesn't wear it, she's drawing attention to herself, and the quran forbids that.
But, we all know that hadith/sharia/scholars can over-ride the quran.
It's not the same attention has she would get when no wearing the hijab.

“The Defiant Dhimmi”

Since: Apr 08

Scholar of the Obvious

#24 Aug 31, 2009
ZamZam wrote:
<quoted text>It's not the same attention has she would get when no wearing the hijab.
Right, it would more lustful.

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