Post Tagged with: "hijab"

Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim Women In The Mainstream Fashion World

Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim Women In The Mainstream Fashion World

When it comes to diversity, representation is everything. It’s easy to talk about the need to diversify, but what counts is when certain companies or industries make an actual effort […]

July 12, 2017 ×
The Launch Of Nike’s Pro Hijab Was Designed To Encourage More Muslim Women To Play Sports

The Launch Of Nike’s Pro Hijab Was Designed To Encourage More Muslim Women To Play Sports

With Nike’s launch of it’s branded hijab, there have been some heated reactions. There are a number of people who are cheering the move, and of course, the expected amount […]

March 20, 2017 ×
Iran Becomes 100th Member Of The Int’l Surfing Association Thanks To This Pioneer Female Surfer

Iran Becomes 100th Member Of The Int’l Surfing Association Thanks To This Pioneer Female Surfer

In news you probably did not think you would read today, Iran has officially become the 100th member of the International Surfing Association. Yes, you read that right. Iran, a […]

July 14, 2016 ×
Ibtihaj Muhammad Will Be The 1st Team USA Athlete To Compete At The Olympics Wearing The Hijab

Ibtihaj Muhammad Will Be The 1st Team USA Athlete To Compete At The Olympics Wearing The Hijab

She may not yet be a huge household name like Michael Phelps or Missy Franklin, but athlete Ibtihaj Muhammad is the new face of Team USA. Come August, when the […]

May 19, 2016 ×
Harassed For Wearing A Hijab, This Muslim Woman Now Empowers Others Like Her To Raise Their Voice

Harassed For Wearing A Hijab, This Muslim Woman Now Empowers Others Like Her To Raise Their Voice

Are you sick of the Islamophobia coming from a certain US presidential candidate yet? We know the answer to that… But imagine what it must be like for Muslim men […]

January 19, 2016 ×
Why Women Who Wear Hijabs Have Better Self-Esteem & Body Image

Why Women Who Wear Hijabs Have Better Self-Esteem & Body Image

According to a new study conducted by researchers at the University of Westminster and published by the British Journal of Psychology, British Muslim women who wear Hijabs have a better […]

September 17, 2014 ×
Iranian Women Express Freedom In A Highly Controversial Way

Iranian Women Express Freedom In A Highly Controversial Way

In Iran, women are required by law to wear the hijab in public, a mandate since the country‚Äôs Islamic Revolution in 1979. However, there are many women in the country […]

May 16, 2014 ×
Australian Muslim Women Mix Faith Fashion & Feminism In An Exhibition

Australian Muslim Women Mix Faith Fashion & Feminism In An Exhibition

Faith and feminism: sounds a little bit like a juxtaposition right? And what about if you add fashion into that mix? Sure there are countries where Muslim women are under […]

April 30, 2014 ×
How Muslim Hipsters Aka “Mipsterz” Are Breaking Stereotypes In America

How Muslim Hipsters Aka “Mipsterz” Are Breaking Stereotypes In America

What do you get if you cross young Muslims with hipsters? A group called ‘Mipsterz’. No joke! They are a group of Muslim youth based out of Brooklyn, NY who […]

December 10, 2013 ×
Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Miss Arab USA Pageant Inspiring Muslim Women To Own Their Identity

Whether you like beauty pageants or loathe them, this one is worthwhile taking note of, because it’s not just about physical appearances and world peace. Miss Arab USA which started […]

September 2, 2013 ×
Meet The First Hijabi Girl To Be Featured In Seventeen Magazine

Meet The First Hijabi Girl To Be Featured In Seventeen Magazine

Her name is Ainee Fatima, she is 22 and lives in Chicago. She calls herself a ‘Badass Muslim Girl’ and has a tumblr blog of the same name. She follows […]

June 5, 2013 ×
Watch What Happens When A Muslim Cleric Forces A TV Host To Wear A Hijab On Air

Watch What Happens When A Muslim Cleric Forces A TV Host To Wear A Hijab On Air

Ah yes. The power of a woman. Perhaps some men in certain parts of the world should start to take note of this… In an interview for Sabaya el-Kheir on […]

May 24, 2013 ×