In Their Shoes: Walk in the shoes of a woman who believes in the religious choice to wear a hijab

Wearing a hijab is an obvious symbol of religion. Zahra chooses to wear a headscarf every day because she believes God requires her to. However, as a result of this choice, Zahra finds herself in situations where she must question her own stereotypes, while maintaining a feeling of safety in her everyday life.

Would you walk down a street full of protesters wearing “Make America Great Again” hats while wearing a hijab? Zahra opens up about her experiences like this one. Take a few minutes with us to walk in her shoes.

 

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