Topic: The Headscarf Controversy

Symbolic image of anti-Muslim racism (photo: Imago/P. Endig)

An enduring stereotype

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The West's gleeful obsession with the 'oppressed Arab woman'

The exhibition "Forgotten Enlightenments – Unknown Stories about Islam in Contemporary Art" in Leipzig, Germany (photo: Goethe-Institut/Walther Le Kon)

Global history of ideas – contemporary Muslim art

Enlightenment rediscovered

A woman visits the "Comtemporary Muslim Fashions" exhibition in the Frankfurt Museum for Applied Art (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

"Contemporary Muslim Fashions" exhibition

Muslim fashion – a material controversy

Students chatting in Istanbul (photo: picture-alliance/jtimage/B. Juettner)

Women in Turkey

The headscarf is slipping

Finnish Islamophobia researcher Linda Hyokki (photo: Marian Brehmer)

Interview with Islamophobia researcher Linda Hyokki

"Europe has a problem with religion"

Symbolic image for headscarf debate: Primary schoolgirl with headscarves in Berlin (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

The headscarf debate

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Don't ban – educate and emancipate!

Portrait of a blue-eyed woman wearing a niqab (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/P. Ending)

Salafism in Germany

Iʹll wear a niqab if I want

Egyptian athlete Manal Rostom (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/Nike/V. Balla)

Egyptian athlete Manal Rostom

Nike's 'hijab survivor'

Muslim teacher Fereshta Ludin (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Headscarves and neutrality

"It′s our decision!"

Father Tobias Zimmermann, principal of the Catholic Canisius Kolleg in Berlin (photo: Stefan Weigand)

Interview with Father Tobias Zimmermann

"Islam confronts us Christians with long-overdue debates"

Protesting the passing of Quebec's Bill 62 (source: itsgoingdown.org)

Bill 62 – Quebec′s burka ban

Veiled bigotry

Pakistani American actress Aizzah Fatima (source: aizzah.wixsite.com)

Interview with Pakistani American actress Aizzah Fatima

"Human, flawed and funny"

Sebastian Kurz, leader of Austria′s People′s Party (OVP), addresses the OVP party conference in Linz on 01.07.2017 (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Muslims in Austria

October elections: Beware of Islamophobes

Veiled Iranian women at Babolsar on the Caspian Sea (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/M. UPI/Maryam Rahmanian)

Women's rights in Iran

Farewell compulsory veiling? Time to go with the flow

Women at prayer in a Berlin mosque (photo: imago)

Germany

Headscarf debate: How Islamophobic is feminism?

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