March 6, 2017

BBC: The anti-princess book teaching girls to rebel

So begins the true story of Malala Yousafzai, the Nobel Prize-winning Pakistani teenager who was shot by the Taliban in 2012, in newly published children’s book Good […]
July 11, 2016

Washington Post: Middle Eastern women were once discouraged from sport. A new generation now chases Olympic glory.

In a coffeehouse with the world’s tallest building preening from two miles out the front window, here sits another groundbreaker: a 26-year-old, female, Emirati, Arab, Muslim, […]
April 27, 2016

AdWeek: One Tough Hijabi Stars in Nike Training’s Latest Ad About Inner Strength

Female weightlifter Amna Al Haddad appears in the latest online documentary for Nike Training’s “Inner Strength” series. The young athlete hails from the United Arab Emirates […]
October 23, 2012

Amid Glares, Female Weight Lifters Compete

In a private gym tucked away in the warren of villas in the ritzy Jumeirah district here, Amna Al Haddad, a 22-year-old, adjusted her head scarf, […]