Shaima Alawadi, an Iraqi mother of five, died on March 24 after being stabbed in her home in the US State of California.
Tue Apr 3, 2012 2:42PM GMT
One million non-Muslim women in the United States will be wearing hijabs in support of Shaima Alawadi, an Iraqi immigrant brutally killed at her home in March.
Many non-Muslim women in the United States have posted photos of themselves wearing a headscarf on “One Million Hijabs for Shaima Alawadi,” which is a recently created webpage on Facebook.
The Facebook page had about 10,000 likes on April 2.
Jean Younis, the office manager at Bonita Valley Adventist Church in National City, California, said she would wear an Islamic headscarf to support the family and friends of Shaima Alawadi on Sunday, according to a recent article published by the Washington Post.
“I do expect a reaction, but that’s the point. It needs…
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