Isn’t the hijab oppressive to women? Why don’t men wear it?

Hijab is the most obvious sign of Islam in many societies. It is widely viewed as oppressive to women, and an example of the way Islam relegates women to the background. This video describes the hadith that detail what features of a man and woman are to be covered, the opinions of scholars, and whether the dressing of men and women was a matter for law enforcement or criteria to assess piety during the lifetime of the Prophet (peace be upon him).