For many high schoolers the final yearbook quote is a chance to leave behind something to be remembered for. For Muslim girls it’s a chance to say something back to a society that often portrays them as helpless, oppressed and marginalized.
Some of the Muslim girls featured below chose to make fun of celebrity culture, others chose to send a message to the people constantly questioning their choice to wear the hijab.
This quote made Rafika famous on the internet. After her quote went viral on twitter, she was featured in The Huffington Post, BuzzFeed and other popular US media outlets.
In case you’re not a Harry Potter fan, here is Voldemort:
Voldemort is obviously popular with these girls!