Hijab: Expression of Faith, Magnet for Hate

As hate crimes against American Muslims reach their highest levels since the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, the most visible of Muslims are receiving the brunt of the hate, i.e. Muslim women wearing hijab. Although recently we are seeing a spike of major companies involving Muslim women wearing hijab in their campaigns, major work still needs to be done to address the rising Islamophobia and the dangerous hateful consequences of such bigotry.