Oddly, skier Forough Abbasi says she was not aiming to win the gold in this year’s Winter Olympics for the women’s slalom. Her goal was more nuanced -- to counter the stereotype of Muslim women in … [Read more...]
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The MOST Story Bank is a live archive of stories on the most current events, people and cultural perspectives of Muslims in America and around the world. With writers in mind, MOST carefully selects story-driven news from the most reputable published sources.
Camrin Hampton is a freshman basketball player for the Palm Springs high school team Hampton, and as an observant Muslim, wears a hijab -- yes, even during a game. She keeps her hijab in place with … [Read more...]
For well over a decade, Lina Al Maeena has been fighting for girl's sports in Saudi Arabia and her efforts have finally paid off as the Education Ministry announced last year that physical education … [Read more...]
It was only just two months ago when Suhan Mohamed and Nimo Gohe first learned how to swim, and now the two Somali-American teens are making history by becoming the first Muslim girls to join their … [Read more...]
It took just six weeks and they traveled over 3,000 km, but they did it -- a group of nine British Muslim cyclists have journeyed all the way from London to Saudi Arabia! The men arrived in Medina on … [Read more...]