I’ve been hating hijab since it was put on me at 9 yrs old I spent yrs ruminating, trying to find a loophole that could set me free. Then, at 19, I was put in niqab I’ve now been #FreeFromHijab for 15 yrs—and I support all women who also want to be free
Turkish charity helps young women who want to take off their headscarves. Conservative religiosity has become the norm in Turkish public life since the rise of Erdogan and the Islamist-rooted AKP. Good piece from .