None of the links actually clarify what the hijab is. Rather they support the idea that wikipedia is an unreliable source of information because people like the author of this page post links and quotes with unconcealed hate and venom and are as far away from objectivity as is possible.
Agreed, that the entry is terrible. I was actually quoted here and, taken out of context, the quote sounded very anti-Muslim. This is not the fault of 'wikipedia' - hopefully some people with actual information will make the necessary changes. -Rebecca Manski
- [S]ome Islamist men...claim to find the veil sexy; Shabbir Akhtar, a British writer, sees it creating "a truly erotic culture in which one dispenses with the need for the artificial excitement that pornography provides.