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Nike develops sports hijab for Muslim women

Nike develops sports hijab for Muslim women

Noah Garcia, Co- Editor- in- Chief, Digital

March 15, 2017


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Nike released its plans to internationally produce athletic Hijabs for their spring 2018 clothing line. This project was announced after releasing a commercial that displayed a female professional and everyday athletes from different parts of the Arab world. The product is supposed to be designed...

Georgia pushes to ban burqas on muslim women

Diana Juarez, Copy Editor

November 21, 2016


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Georgia State Representative Jason Spencer (R-Woodbine) is retracting House Bill 3 that would have potentially heavily restricted the use of traditional Muslim garb for women. HB 3 was to be an amendment to an existing article that had previously banned men from wearing a mask, hood, or any device...

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