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Breastfeeding USA vs. Iran: Legal Rights, Social behaviors, and Support of Nursing Mothers: by Antonia Mosqueda

*These issues, as I have learned, will not be touched by some Muslims who have adopted the ideology that breastfeeding is somehow “taboo”; although, Quran mentions breastfeeding, prolonged practice of it, and has nothing negative to say on it. Most well educated human scientists, mothers, and medical doctors agree that breast milk is the best… Continue reading Breastfeeding USA vs. Iran: Legal Rights, Social behaviors, and Support of Nursing Mothers: by Antonia Mosqueda

Chador · Fashion · Iran · Islam · Islamic Republic of Iran · Religion · Spiritualism · The Middle East · Uncategorized · Women and Islam

Short Story: A Chadori Experience in Tehran

I am always up for meeting some new, warm, and beautiful faces in Tehran–as my photo displays. And it is fascinating (for me at least) how the “American lady in Chador” brings about a look of confusion, yet interest from some of the tourist and locals alike. {Iran is said to be one of the… Continue reading Short Story: A Chadori Experience in Tehran

BlackLivesMatter · Chador · Human Rights · Iran · Islamic Republic of Iran · The Middle East · Uncategorized · Women and Islam

To All Lives Matter who just don’t get it

   In a rant of a mood over a series of unfortunate events, which have taken the US by storm; related to avid police shootings in USA – commonly white cop against black man. One main problem that has arisen from all of this is that white denial, as usual, continues. Those who are in… Continue reading To All Lives Matter who just don’t get it

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Love the Iranian Styles for Muslim Women <3

 Originally posted to my Facebook in 2013 FASHION EXPRESS… Being a Muslim convert can be confusing when it comes down to the question, ‘What on earth do I wear?’ With all the varieties and ways to wear hijab combined with the opinions of others, dressing as a convert can make you go just a little… Continue reading Love the Iranian Styles for Muslim Women ❤