Aping the Infidels and Spreading Their Culture 10item What is the ruling in the matter of selling pictures, books, and magazines that although not explicitly containing obscene material, yet aim implicitly to create an unsavory and unIslamic cultural climate especially among the youth? What is the ruling in the matter of emulating Western hairstyles? What is the duty of women nowadays in combating the cultural invasion of our Islamic society? Is it permissible to wear items of clothing bearing the advertisement of alcoholic drinks? Is it permissible to wear clothes which bear foreign pictures and inscriptions? And is it considered a means of spreading Western culture? Is it permissible for the educators in the schools to shave the heads of the students who come to the school with peculiar hair styles which are alien to the Islamic code of conduct and are manifestations of aping Western crazes? It is to be noted, however, that the students do not heed our advice. Also, during school hours they pretend to observe Islamic norms but they change their behavior when they get out of it. What is our duty in this regard? In common with Christians, some Muslims celebrate Christmas. Is there a problem in that? What is your view on selling, buying and wearing foreign clothes? What is the view on wearing American clothes? What is the view on wearing a necktie?