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  A Virginia woman was reportedly fired from her job because she refused to take off her hijab at work. Najaf Khan was hired as a dental assistant at Fair Oaks Dental Care in Fairfax County, Virginia, and on her third day decided it’d be appropriate to wear the hijab because she felt confidant that …

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  A Georgia lawmaker is aiming to amend a state law originally designed to prohibit men from wearing Ku Klux Klan (KKK) hoods to also ban Muslim women from wearing hijabs and niqabs in public. According to AJC reports, Republican state Rep. Jason Spencer of Georgia filed House Bill 3, which will be up for …

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The Council on American-Islamic Relations, a Muslim-rights group designated by the Justice Department as a terrorist co-conspirator, is calling on Donald Trump to drop Rev. Franklin Graham as one of six clergy who will offer prayers at the Jan. 20 inauguration ceremony. The Council on American-Islamic Relations has demanded that President-elect Donald Trump scrap his …

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