"Wear Hijab Day"? Asra Nomani exposes the global PROPAGANDA campaign behind the Hijab
Published on Feb 20, 2017
Asra Nomani discusses the oppressive politics of the hijab and exposes the global propaganda campaign behind "Wear Hijab Day".
Excerpted from the debate "Politics & Clothing: The Hijab" at the Chicago Humanities Festival, April 30, 2016. Watch the full debate here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=twqAw...
Asra Nomani is a journalist, former Wall Street Journal correspondent, and author of the book "Standing Alone: An American Woman’s Struggle for the Soul of Islam".
She co-wrote the Washington Post opinion piece: "As Muslim women, we actually ask you not to wear the hijab in the name of interfaith solidarity": https://goo.gl/FgcimN