The Light in Her Eyes: End of Term Speech
Clip: Season 25 Episode 5 | 1m 32s
Houda al-Habash encourages her students never to give up the right to choose their own paths in life, and to continue their education.
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Muslim women face a challenge in overcoming cultural behaviors, rather than religious ones
Houda al-Habash explains the reasons and significance of wearing the hijab.
Two women say that there is nothing in Islam that prevents women from getting an education
Four young Muslim women discuss their futures at lunch.
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