Breaking cultural barriers through marriage seems to be the new boogie monster. It is a deviance that is often spoken about but almost rarely executed. Tales of being disowned, dishonored, and doomed are oftentimes the climactic focus of such unorthodox behavior. Undeniably, such horrific tales do evidently exist, however the outcome is not always so disastrous.
As modern hijabis, we are true multitaskers. And while we manage hundreds of tasks at the same time, we still expect our hijabs to keep up and of course, keep us warm or cool, depending on the season.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. National organizations dedicate this month to raising awareness about domestic violence and abuse, and bringing together survivors to encourage people to break the cycle and seek help.