Your case has been dropped. You’re free to go. Right after your Strip Search. Months after a court ban, the sheriff’s officers kept making women take off their clothes.
One of the stereotypes Shahzia Sikander has encountered since she came to this country from Pakistan is that of the deferential, veiled Muslim woman. A few years ago she asked her mother to send her a veil, and she wore the elaborate lace covering for several weeks. “I did it to document people’s reaction, and […]