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Halima quits the catwalk

Halima Aden, the Muslim model who became a trailblazer for wearing her hijab on the catwalk and in photoshoots, has hit out at the fashion industry and its exploitation of young models. Aden quit the industry in November 2020, citing compromised beliefs and feeling like a “minority within a minority”.


The social media version:


‘Modest fashion’ only works in a world where Muslim women aren’t criminalised for it

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