October 18, 2010

Walt Disney Adopts Hijab Costume for Muslim Employee

The Walt Disney company has designed a hijab costume for a Muslim employee who had been banned from wearing a full headpiece.  The female employee is to be given a specially created headscarf, according to the Council on American-Islamic Relations.  Officials at the park decided to work with Noor Abdallah, 22, who was originally told she was banned from wearing the hijab while at a Disneyland Resort ticket booth.  The Disney company came up with […]