The underground girls of Kabul

Jenny Nordberg is a journalist and have often traveled to Afghanistan. While there she encountered a phenomenon called bacha posh where girls are being dressed as boys and then live like them for some years. Jenny started to investigate it and came into contact with families who practiced this and got to take part of their … Continue reading The underground girls of Kabul

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No Hijab Day

February first is the day when Muslim women "voice their choice" and for others to show solidarity with them. The world unites to celebrate the practice of covering up girls and women in cloth. The challenge is to wear the hijab for 24 hours, but at the organizations website there's also more advanced challenges like … Continue reading No Hijab Day