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Muslim woman adjusts hijab

December 5, 2011 | 10:00 a.m. CST
Jessica Fay adjusts her hijab in her bedroom before leaving the house to work out on Oct. 22. Fay likes wearing the hijab for a few different reasons and does not find it oppressive, which she says is a common Western misconception. She believes the hijab helps her to fight stereotypes of blondes, as she has blond hair, and helps her maintain modesty and respect with men.

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