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A New York Times article on an all-female prom for Muslim girls in Hamtramck, Mich., ends: The jubilant energy of 100 young women feeling victorious and beautiful filled the room. Keep reading this post...
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Young. British. Female. Muslim.

Religion / Islam : islamicate (5 years ago)

Young. British. Female. Muslim. -Times Online. It’s a controversial time for British women to be wearing the hijab, the basic Muslim headscarf. Last month, Belgium became the first European country to pass legislation to ban the bur... Read Post

-Michigan: High School Holds All Girl ‘Sharia’ Prom

Religion / Christianity : Answers for the Faith (3 years ago)

Hamtramck, Michigan: Hamtramck High School has a student body which is reportedly 65% Muslim. The traditional proms which American schools have sponsored forever all across America are hardly supported in this Muslim dominated commu... Read Post

All-Girl Prom Inspired by Islamic Modesty

Religion / Islam : Inside Islam (3 years ago)

The dream of one Bengali-American Muslim girl came true last week, when over 100 girls packed a local hall to dance, eat, and pray as part of Hamtramck High School’s first ever all-girl  prom. The story has made the New York Times, ... Read Post


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