🧕🏽 VOGUE SCANDAL:
Are headscarves only acceptable in France when it’s not worn by Muslim women..? 🧕
praised model @juliafox
for wearing a headscarf in Paris, with an Instagram caption saying “Yes to the headscarf!”
Meanwhile, Muslim women are continuously being targeted with hijab bans, headscarf policing & discrimination in France.
People flooded @voguefrance
’s Instagram post with comments pointing out the double standard.
🐷 BOAR’S HEAD!?:
In Toulouse, France a dead boar was hung on a panel overnight from Monday to Sunday, in the parking lot of a small shopping center which has Muslim funeral directors. Its owner denounces an Islamophobic act and announces that he wants to file a complaint.
Rescuers race to save boy stuck down a 100 feet well (30 meters) for three days in Morocco.
The child fell into the well Tuesday afternoon and was discovered after he was heard crying, his mother said in an interview with Al-Aoula two days later. She said he was playing in a nearby area before disappearing for a brief time, and that she was quick to call authorities after hearing him.
The Arabic hashtag #SaveRayan
has going viral across North Africa, as the desperate mission continues.
This week, Muslim filmmakers are responding to harmful depictions of Muslims on screen with the hashtag #MyMuslimFilm
, sharing an abundance of incredible and nuanced films from Muslim creators. This comes after Sundance aired an Islamophobic film titled “Jihad Rehab”
🧕🏽 #WorldHijabDay took place Feb. 1 and users went on social to share their hijab stories.