Umm Zakiyyah Reflects: My Bittersweet Hijab

“You don’t need this.” These are the words that will probably always represent my first experience with hijab. Though I was only four years old and in kindergarten, my mother would cover my hair with a headscarf before I left to school each morning. My former Christian parents accepted Islam the year I was born, … Continue reading Umm Zakiyyah Reflects: My Bittersweet Hijab