#Muslim American

  • Article: Iowa’s First Hijab-Wearing Beauty Pageant Contender Has Big Plans

    Iowa’s First Hijab-Wearing Beauty Pageant Contender Has Big Plans

    By Joe McCarthy|March 29, 2018

    The hijab is becoming culturally accepted in the US. Read more

  • Article: This Group Wants to Send Ramadan Cards to Every Mosque in the US

    This Group Wants to Send Ramadan Cards to Every Mosque in the US

    By Meghan Werft|June 20, 2017

    #SincerelyUS Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Challenging Stereotypes of Muslim Women With These Powerful Photos

    This Woman Is Challenging Stereotypes of Muslim Women With These Powerful Photos

    By Yosola Olorunshola|March 10, 2017

    These pictures speak louder than a thousand stereotypes. Read more

  • Article: Mahershala Ali Is First Muslim Actor to Win an Oscar

    Mahershala Ali Is First Muslim Actor to Win an Oscar

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 27, 2017

    For his moving performance in Moonlight. Read more

  • Article: Meet Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, a Global Citizen of America Who Is Giving Muslim Girls a Voice

    Meet Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, a Global Citizen of America Who Is Giving Muslim Girls a Voice

    By Colleen Curry|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Jan. 26, 2017

    “I feel the way we need to talk about the headscarf needs to shift and become more empowering.” Read more

  • Video: The First US Olympian to Wear a Hijab Wins a Bronze

    The First US Olympian to Wear a Hijab Wins a Bronze

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 15, 2016

    Another historic moment in Rio. Read more

  • Article: Finding peace after heightened security at Eid

    Finding peace after heightened security at Eid

    By Zaimah Abbas|July 11, 2016

    Muslims in Connecticut met with bag checks and wanded metal detection when arriving for Eid Prayer. Read more

  • Article: The 2016 Olympics will feature first hijab-wearing US athlete

    The 2016 Olympics will feature first hijab-wearing US athlete

    By Joe McCarthy|April 28, 2016

    And everyone in the US will be rooting for her. Read more