Jon Stewart exposes the gross and blatant inequality Muslim Americans face every day

Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart

Salon.com: In a newly launched “Daily Show” segment Wednesday night — aptly titled “Halal Things Considered” — Jon Stewart investigated some recent cases of Muslim-American discrimination.

 Starting in, Stewart discussed the story of one woman getting denied a job at Abercrombie & Fitch because she wore a hijab to her interview, which violated the store’s “look policy.” She would go on to file a lawsuit, and win, in a U.S. Supreme Court case seven whole years later (June 2).

“I am proud to say that she can now … work at Abercrombie & Fitch,” Stewart said. “She has won the right to spend eight hours a day in a cloud of cologne selling pink polo shirts to guys named Chad.” More: 

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