NY: DOZ Halloween at 92YTribeca

Dragons of Zynth aren't lacking in musician-backing. David Bowie and Massive Attack are fans, and TV On The Radio frequently collaborate with the Brooklyn indie outfit. The group will be performing (in costume!) this Saturday at 92YTribeca playing new tunes from their upcoming sophomore release. They'll  be joined by Ex-Cops, a new project from ex-HYMNS frontman Brian Harding. RSVP for the event and grab tickets now. Check out DOZ's "Labor Day Lung" below.

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South African Military Ends Controversial Ban on Hijabs

The South African National Defence Force has ended its longstanding ban on hijabs. This follows the recent court victory of Major Fatima Isaacs who was fired for wearing a hijab.

The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has reportedly ended their longstanding ban on hijabs, this according to IOL. The move comes just after Major Fatima Isaacs, a Muslim woman, won her two-year court case following her dismissal from the military for wearing a hijab. Th SANDF has reportedly amended its military religious dress policy—a win for Muslim women serving in the South African military.
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