Al-Qa’ida’s answer to Cosmo

Want to find the right man, get a glowing complexion and play a vital role in jihad? Well, now you have your own glossy, though Fashion Week in Milan or New York probably won’t be making the front page any time soon.
Al-Shamikha, or “The Majestic Woman,” is Al-Qa’ida’s most recent media venture to win the hearts and minds of Muslims in a style that has been proven effective in spreading Western culture.
The editors of the magazine explained that,
"Because women constitute half of the population – and one might even say that they are the population since they give birth to the next generation – the enemies of Islam are bent on preventing the Muslim woman from knowing the truth about her religion and her role, since they know all too well what would happen if women entered the field of jihad... The nation of Islam needs women who know the truth about their religion and about the battle and its dimensions and know what is expected of them."
Definitely doling out a bit more pressure than how to get rid of cellulite or spruce up that summer wardrobe.
Full story at The Independent.