Cloak and Fashion: When a Museum Becomes a Tool for Islam


Nearly every day, women rip off their hijabs on the streets of Iran, risking a sentence of up to 10 years in some of the world's worst prisons, for the right simply not to have to wear them. Yet while they've found many Muslim "revolutionaries" to sign on, for others, the very idea of such a "revolution" insults the millions of women who face the oppression of mandated niqab, hijab, or burqa - that is, "Islamic dress."