Michelle Obama's Bare Hair in Saudi Arabia Isn't a Real Controversy 

President Obama and the First Lady visited Saudi Arabia this week to pay their respects after the death of King Abdullah. Predictably, that ignited controversy: Abdullah presided over some tentative human rights reforms, but Saudia Arabia also has a brutal history of executing homosexuals, abusing migrant workers,… » 1/28/15 12:10pm 1/28/15 12:10pm

Muslim Wonder Woman redesign puts Diana in a headscarf

Artist flowercrownprincess envisions Wonder Woman as a hijab-wearing Muslim superhero, who is ready to battle evil in both armor and a headscarf. » 2/17/14 9:53pm 2/17/14 9:53pm

Woman Sues Over Hijab Arrest

A woman who was arrested for refusing to take off her hijab at a Georgia courthouse is suing. She says, ""I hope that no person of faith will ever have to experience the type of egregious treatment I suffered." » 12/14/10 6:20pm 12/14/10 6:20pm

Samantha Orobator Challenges Conviction • Group Will Sue Over Forced…

• Lawyers for Samantha Orobator, the pregnant woman jailed in Laos for drug smuggling, say the U.K. shouldn't recognize her conviction because she was subjected to a "disgraceful show trial," denied access to lawyers, and prevented from defending herself. • » 8/26/09 5:30pm 8/26/09 5:30pm

Sports Illustrated Profiles Basketball Star, Sparks Controversy

Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir will be the first basketball player in NCAA Division I history to play in full Muslim dress — but did a Sports Illustrated profile make too much of this fact? » 3/12/09 12:40pm 3/12/09 12:40pm