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Sep 19 2013

I won’t cover my hair


Amira Osman Hamed says: I’m Sudanese. I’m Muslim, and I’m not going to cover my head. Today, 19 September, she faces trial in the Sudan for refusing to wear the hijab and will be flogged if convicted. She says she’s prepared to be flogged to defend the right to leave her hair uncovered in defiance …

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