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International Basketball Federation Is Going To Finally Allow Hijabs

The Huffington Post | Travis Waldron | Posted 05.04.2017 | Sports

After three years of calls for change, the International Basketball Federation ratified rules on Thursday to allow athletes to wear traditional religi...

Muslim Women Can't Play Professional Basketball In A Hijab. But That Could Change Soon.

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 08.15.2016 | Religion

Muslim American fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad made history last week by becoming the first U.S. Olympian to compete wearing a hijab. It was a historic momen...

Orthodox Basketball Player Allowed To Cover Her Arms

Posted 08.21.2011 | Religion

By Michelle Chabin Religion News Service JERUSALEM (RNS) The international basketball federation has decided to permit an Orthodox Jewish basketba...