Sunday Letter: Fashion, Food, Activism and Peace (Oct. 10 to 16)

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1111Food Friday: Delicious Turnip Soup

Summary: Turnip is a wonderful root for its medicinal smoky smell and flavor for cold weather. Azadeh tells us how to make a delicious root soup using Turnip.

Source: Goltune

Islamophobia or Freedom of Religion - Traffic sign with two options - appeal to fight against xenophobia and negative prejudice against islam. Respect and tolerance towards muslimsMuslim Women Fighting Against Islamophobia During the Election

Summary: American Muslim women become key figures in reversing Islamophobic rhetoric during the 2016 presidential race.

Source: The Atlantic

3333“Bad Hijabi Day” Features 4 Women Wearing Hijab for the First Time

Summary: Students at Rutgers University produce a documentary about the “hijabi experience,” which details the hardships Muslim women face in America.

Source: The Daily Targum

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A Muslim Woman Is Attacked for Wearing Hijab

Summary: Muslim women are often targeted for wearing a hijab, and such was the case in London recently when a woman had her headscarf pulled down.

Source: The Indian Express

Christmas Makeup - Rhinestones On Lips And Snowy EyelashesBe Our Guest

Summary: At Goltune, we’re trying to create a new section of our site specifically for talented guest bloggers to write passionately about issues affecting Muslim women.

    Source: Goltune

Smiling girl in hijab covering her eyes with happiness in Dubai Marina

Fashionable Muslim Women project displays beauty

Summary: Goltune recently went to Seattle to conduct their Fashionable Muslim Women project.

Source: Goltune

thursSpring 2017 Fashion Shows Display Diversity

Summary: Though the fashion industry is often slow to change, there was remarkable diversity during the Spring 2017 shows.

Source: USA Today

3hreeNew NYFW Modest Fashion Designer to Make Collection

Summary: Following a successful show at New York Fashion Week, Hasibuan will produce her own collection.

Source: The Daily Sabah

Young woman in Central Asia, in Uzbekistan the national dress, walks in the courtyard of the madrasah, the city of Khiva.Muslim Women Make Historic Demand for Change

Summary: Recently, a coalition of different Muslim women organizations madea historic demand for change.


Source: Economic and Political Weekly

1Technology is key to making bold fashion statements

Summary: In 2016, technology has become the key to making a bold fashion statement heard around the globe.


Source: Forbes