Hollywood has a history of casting South Asians as Middle Easterns, erasing both identities as we aren't interchangeable. <strong>Disney</strong> has made a huge mistake with casting Naomi Scott but it isn't <strong>Disney</strong>'s mistake alone.
The funniest part of the cover is that most Westerns always talk about how oppressing hijab must be and how we, Muslim women, need to be freed from such oppression, but the first thing they decide to put in a photo-shoot to look artistic and ethnic is our hijab.
06/03/2017 09:47 GMT
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