April 24, 2017
It was two years ago when Amna Al Haddad, while training for the Rio summer Olympics, got the call: Nike wanted to sponsor her and give […]
March 29, 2017
After running a controversial commercial directed at Arab women, Nike unveiled its new “Pro Hijab,” a high performance Hijab for Muslim women athletes. Read More
March 20, 2017
It’s been a while since international sports giant Nike announced it would soon be launching the first-ever sportswear headscarf – the Nike Pro Hijab – to […]
March 17, 2017
The book is called Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, but reading a handful of its 100 stories about some of the most brilliant women in […]
March 14, 2017
One of the female athletes who inspired Nike to create a specially designed hijab has defended both the product and timing of its launch after the […]
March 10, 2017
“I felt that people were confused by the launch and I was inspired to raise awareness that with such a product Nike isn’t dismissing anyone else’s […]
March 10, 2017
“I support Muslim women with or without hijab, and how they dress is their choice,” says Amna Al Haddad. She was one of the women behind […]
March 8, 2017
The brand teamed up with prominent Muslim female athletes, including United Arab Emirates’ Amna Al Haddad, Nike+ Run Club Coach Manal Rostom and Emirati figure skater […]
March 6, 2017
So begins the true story of Malala Yousafzai, the Nobel Prize-winning Pakistani teenager who was shot by the Taliban in 2012, in the newly published children’s […]
July 11, 2016
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, […]