Muslim women buck tradition _ and stereotypes

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c. 2008 Religion News Service PARIS _ Like most young French women, Wafa Ben Salem goes out to movies and dinner, dates men _ albeit usually with a chaperone _ and is an avowed fashion maven. But it’s not hard to see how she stands out, with her form-covering clothing, a headscarf tied under her […]

  • I don’t see what all the fuss is about. Some people make it seem like Muslims are trying to force the entire world to follow their religion. I’m glad the mayor stood by his decision. It won’t kill anyone to make accommodations for people every once in a blue moon.