Enjoin your wives, your daughters, and the believing women that they should cast their outer garments over their persons when abroad : That is most convenient, that they may be distinguished and not be harassed.
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In 2016, more than 20 French towns banned the use of the , a style of swimwear intended to accord with rules of hijab.
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The Iranian president had vowed to rein in the morality police and their presence on the streets has decreased since he took office, but the powerful conservative forces in the country have resisted his efforts, and the dress codes are still being enforced, especially during the summer months.
Some governments encourage and even oblige women to wear the hijab, while others have banned it in at least some public settings.
In the , women cover their heads with a veil in a practice known as.
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However, covert discrimination was noted towards Muslim who wore the hijab, and as a result were dealt with in a hostile and rude manner.
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However, women more strongly support women's right to choose how to dress.
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Social Science Research Network.
They have also targeted those who seek to impose the hijab.
Description: Many nations have attempted to put restrictions on the hijab, which has led to a new wave of rebellion by women who instead turn to covering and wearing the hijab in even greater numbers.