MINA – Going to hajj this year, American Muslim Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad said she was impressed to see how Islam united people coming from across the world to show devotion to one god and one faith. “It is something as a Muslim growing up and living in the US that you don’t get the opportunity …
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LONDON – In her new book, ‘Proud: My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream’, the famous African American Muslim Olympian, Ibtihaj Muhammad, spoke about overcoming emotional hurdles during her career within Team USA, Build Series revealed on July 25. “I battled with depression for quite a long time. I felt unaccepted in fencing because of …
In a breakthrough in the 58-year company’s history, Barbie has released its first hijabi-wearing doll after US Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad, as the latest doll in Barbie’s line designed to celebrate female heroes.
Celebrating the success of Muslim women, Muslim blogger has been restyling Barbie dolls as powerful Muslim women icons, giving positive examples to young Muslim girls.
American fencer and Olympic medalist Ibtihaj Muhammad wrote an open letter to President Trump in which she criticized his “campaign of terror” against American ideals.
As American borders grow more hostile to Muslims, fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad, the first female Muslim American to medal for the United States in the Olympics, was recently detained at US Customs for two hours without explanation.
In his final week in office, President Barack Obama appointed several women athletes to key Administration posts on Tuesday, including Ibtihaj Muhammad, the first Muslim athlete to represent the US in the Olympics in hijab.
In a year full of challenges, Muslim athletes offered the best ambassadors to their faith in different tournaments. Giving young Muslims a role model to follow, their achievements varied in different games, shining in Rio De Janeiro Olympic Games medals.
A new episode of The Secret Life of Muslims shows Muslim celebrities answering a tricky question on what does it mean to be a Muslim.
The first of its kind all female panel convened this Friday at the 53rd annual convention of the Islamic Society of North America or ISNA, gathering to review of today’s headlines by the very individuals who were making them.