Tuesday, January 29, 2008

In Turkey, a Step to Allow Head Scarves

Lynsey Addario for The New York Times

Turkish women demonstrated for the right to wear head scarves in government buildings, including public offices and universities.

From the NY Times

Published: January 29, 2008

The agreement to lift a ban on the wearing of head scarves by women attending universities is likely to enrage the country's staunchly secular old guard.

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