Muslim American woman was told to take off her hijab as her daughter performed the National Anthem
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Muslim American woman was told to take off her hijab as her daughter performed the National Anthem

Muslim American woman is ‘horrified’ after she was asked to remove her hijab at a Colorado center where her daughter was due to sing National anthem with school choirA Muslim American woman told how she was allegedly asked to remove her hijab at a center before she watched her daughter sing the National AnthemGazella Bensreiti was queuing to enter the Pepsi Center in Denver, ColoradoA worker told her to ‘take that thing off’ referring to the hijab she was wearing Pepsi Center said the matter is ‘under review’ and they reached out to Bensreiti By Leah Mcdonald For Dailymail.com Published: 15:12 EST, 13 November 2019 | Updated: 19:02 EST, 13 November 2019 A Muslim American woman told how she was allegedly asked to remove her hijab at a center before she watched her daughter sing the National Anthem. Gazella Bensreiti, a mother-of-three, was waiting to enter the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, where her daughter was due to perform with her school choir on November 5.But she said she was ‘horrified’ when a worker called Dorothea told her to ‘take that thing off’ of her head, referring to the turban she was wearing. Gazella Bensreiti, (pictured), told how she was allegedly asked to remove her hijab at a center before she watched her daughter sing the National Anthem Bensreiti, a mother-of-three, was waiting to enter the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, where her daughter was due to perform with her school choir on November 5In a Facebook post she explained that she wouldn’t be taking it off for religious reasons and was told by the individual, ‘I don’t care, you can’t come in with it on.’She explained that her 8-year-old daughter, who was with her, later became distraught as she believed they weren’t going to let her mom in to watch her perform.On Facebook she explained: ‘I then asked if she’d be willing to take me to the side so that I could remove it and show her my entire head in private. ‘Again, she told me no. There were more than 5 whit

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