Hijab

“We do not wear a hijab and go running in the streets, shame on Nike.”

A Muslim woman who stood in silent protest at a Donald Trump campaign even Friday was escorted from the rally while Trump supporters chanted "get out" and "you have a bomb."

Her name is Kadra Mohamed and she’s the definition of dope. As Minnesota’s first Somali, hijab-wearing (traditional head scarf worn by Muslim women) police woman, she’s bringing the conversation of Muslim women as law enforcement to the forefront. Oh and if her making history is not impressive enough, Kadra is also 23-years-old! What? MUST READ: […]

Via NewsOne Ibtihaj Muhammad Age: 25 Place of Residence: Maplewood, N.J. Why she is a local hero: Muhammad, a fencer and a Muslim, could become the first American woman to compete in the Olympics with a hijab, the head scarf worn by Muslim women. Muhammad is the first to admit how badly she wants to […]