Olivia Jordan

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Muslims & Jews Unite vs. Abercrombie & Fitch

Muslim Samantha Elauf was qualified to work at A & F—except that she wore a hijab. And now, Jewish groups have joined her fight.<p>Say what you want …

German court rules Muslim girls must join swim classes

A German court ruled on Wednesday that Muslim girls must take part in school swimming lessons with boys, in a landmark decision that touches on the sensitive relationship between religion and the state.<p>The decision by Germany's top court for public and administrative disputes signals that the …

Abercrombie and Fitch 'wrongly fired' Muslim over headscarf

<b>US clothing retailer Abercrombie and Fitch wrongly fired a Muslim worker for wearing a headscarf, a judge has ruled.</b><p>Federal Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers ruled the firm violated anti-discrimination laws when it sacked Hani Khan from a Hollister brand shop.<p>Ms Khan was initially allowed to wear a …

800K Muslim Soldiers Served in WWI

Some 885,000 Muslim soldiers -- more than twice than previously thought -- supported Allied forces in World War I.

Demystifying The Islamic Veil

It sounds like a simple question: "Why do some Muslim women wear a veil?" But the answer is anything but straight forward.<p>To some, the veil a symbol …