Sunday, March 12, 2017

Nike - Just Do It (If your husband lets you)

Nike will begin selling a performance hijab for Muslim women athletes in the Spring 2018 season. It developed the product after some Muslim athletes complained about wearing a traditional head scarf during competition. The announcement comes on the heels of a controversial commercial directed at Arab female athletes.

What Does Islam Teach About ... Veils and Covering?

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Does Islam require women to cover themselves? 

Yes. There is some disagreement as to whether the face should be veiled, but almost all scholars agree that a woman's hair should be covered. The covering of cloth is supposed to keep the sexual appetites of passing men at bay when women travel outside the home. This might even save a woman's life, since she is usually assumed to bear the responsibility of unlawful sexual encounters and thus subject to stoning.