#Muslim Women

  • Article: This 18-Year-Old Just Became the First Ever UK Jockey to Race Wearing a Hijab – and She Won

    This 18-Year-Old Just Became the First Ever UK Jockey to Race Wearing a Hijab – and She Won

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 2, 2019

    Khadijah Mellah won the Magnolia Cup at Goodwood, one of the world’s most famous racecourses. Read more

  • Article: This South African Artist Uses Henna to Boost Representation of Muslim Feminists

    This South African Artist Uses Henna to Boost Representation of Muslim Feminists

    From Beautiful News|July 29, 2019

    “There aren’t enough spaces that represent modern Muslim women.” Read more

  • Article: Muslim Women Protest Burkini Ban in France Swimming Pool

    Muslim Women Protest Burkini Ban in France Swimming Pool

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 25, 2019

    The modest swimsuit style has been banned from numerous public pools. These women are fighting back. Read more

  • Article: Denmark Just Banned Burqas and Other Face Coverings

    Denmark Just Banned Burqas and Other Face Coverings

    By Daniele Selby  and  Jana Sepehr|May 31, 2018

    Lawmakers say the policy is for public safety reasons and not meant to target any one religion. Read more

  • Article: This TV Reporter Is the First to Wear a Hijab on a Mainstream US News Channel

    This TV Reporter Is the First to Wear a Hijab on a Mainstream US News Channel

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 27, 2018

    Tahera Rahman was told viewers weren’t ready for her, but she’s proving her haters wrong. Read more

  • Article: This Muslim Woman Is Dedicating Her First Ever Boston Marathon to Refugees

    This Muslim Woman Is Dedicating Her First Ever Boston Marathon to Refugees

    By Phineas Rueckert|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Feb. 28, 2017

    “Having come from Syria myself, it’s a pretty personal issue for me.” Read more