Habeeba Husain

Habeeba Husain is a hijab-wearing journalist based in New Jersey who works as an editorial assistant for SLAM Magazine and in the athletics department at her high school alma mater, Noor-Ul-Iman School, following her graduation from Rutgers University in May of 2014.

Stories By Habeeba Husain

Hooping with Hijab

As women’s basketball booms around the world, devout Muslim players from Bosnia to the Bronx grapple with a blanket ban on headwear of any kind.