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Kecia Ali

Kecia Ali is associate professor of religion at Boston University. She is the author of “Sexual Ethics and Islam” and the forthcoming “The Lives of Muhammad.”

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Embracing The Veil — If Only For One Day

By Kecia Ali

The notion that veiling and Islam somehow connote evil bothered me, and I wanted to do my small part to disrupt it, even if it meant running 3 miles clad head-to-toe in black.