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Why Muslim Women Started Wearing the Hijab after 9/11

by September 11, 2012
filed under Activism

After 9/11, Muslim women started wearing the hijab, much to the dismay of their families. They wanted to show their support for their identity, because even though they grew up in Amercia, they suddenly didn’t feel supported by other Americans.

How do you feel 9/11 has affected America’s view of Muslim women? If you’re a Muslim woman living in Amercia, we’d love to hear your story! Email amanda@flurtsite.com for more information on having your story published.


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