The fundamentalist idea that modest dressing and gender seclusion can prevent sexual assault is a pernicious lie.
It may be easier to find modest clothing these days — but it’s often prohibitively expensive.
Barbara Bush was every woman’s mentor on how to dress modestly,classily and agelessly.
I had my greatest revelation about Judaism while studying Arabic in Cairo.
February’s New York Fashion Week featured many looks that are sure to delight the modest consumer.
When we tell boys often enough that they’re too weak to abide by our natural boundaries, they grow up believing it.
It’s all about unconventional layers.
In the name of “increased modesty and piety,” little Orthodox girls have gone from innocent children to catalysts for the “sinful” behavior of men.
(JTA) — President-elect Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, attended the Inauguration Day service Friday at St. John’s Episcopal Church, a tradition that goes back to 1933. The live video showed the Trumps shaking hands with the pastor and entering the church, followed immediately by his daughter Ivanka and her husband, Jared Kushner. No big deal,…
For the sake of tznius – religious modesty – Orthodox women cover their hair, their arms and legs below the shoulders and knees, and, in some cases, their collarbones. In some ultra-Orthodox communities the requirements of modesty even extend to men, who won’t wear shorts or short sleeved shirts in public. And for Orthodox women throughout the world, wigs are a multi-million dollar business, and those who don’t wear wigs often cover their their hair with headscarves instead, which, if not for their style of wrapping, are practically indistinguishable from the hijab worn by Muslim women.