Gym class at School No. 1 in the Chechen village of Serzhen-Yurt. The schoolgirls, all dressed in skirts with their heads wrapped in scarves, say gym clothes violate the Muslim dress code. They have to be modestly dressed in front of boys.
A Colorado school district has come under fire from parents in the community when a local middle school told girls that they will have to submit to sharia-compliant rules. They also forced girls to kneel and pray to Allah
The Muslim women dress from a small headscarf to a full-length jilbab. Also there are seven conditions to the Muslim dress code for women, and all revolving around protecting women "from the lustful gaze of men".
Goodbye My Chechnya chronicles the lives of adolescent Muslim girls as they come of age in a Russian republic that is struggling to rebuild itself after two separate wars spanning from 1994 to Moving Walls 21 Open Society Foundations Diana Markosian