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“I can’t sit here as the first Muslim woman to represent the United States at the Olympic Games and be numb on these issues that directly affect me,” Ibtihaj Muhammad told Yahoo Lifestyle.
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The Olympian shared how she fought for her dreams.
- Jihan Forbes
The Current State of Undress at the Olympics: Yahoo Style Looks at Women’s Uniforms From the Skimpiest to the Most Covering
The Olympics are in full swing, and while we’re enjoying the extraordinary athleticism, we’re also fashion people — you know we’re looking at the uniforms. And depending on the sport, some athletes wear more clothing than others, which makes sense — clothing, or the lack thereof, is all about making athletes more functional and efficient. Above, click through to see how much — or little — clothing female athletes have to wear to perform at their best.Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed every day.
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Olympic Fencer Nzingha Prescod on Her Natural Hair Routine, Guilty Food Pleasures, and the Strong Black Women She Admires
Nzingha Prescod may stand at just 5 feet 4 inches tall, but she’s a giant in the world of fencing.
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A greater acceptance of the hijab in international sporting events will go a long way toward helping more girls and young women from Muslim families pursue athletics.