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World Champion Fencer Under Fire For Racist Slant-Eye Gesture While In Japan
Actor Jimmy O. Yang called on people to "take a stance against this."
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Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad Opens Up About Her Struggles With Anxiety
The renowned fencer spoke to Glamour about her "Muhammad Ali mantras."
Olympic Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad Just Got Her Very Own Barbie
The doll will be available in stores in 2018.
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International Basketball Federation Is Going To Finally Allow Hijabs
After years of controversy, FIBA has lifted its ban on religious headwear.
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7 Standout Black Figures In Sports And Entertainment Who Empower Us
These trailblazers have made incredible and inspiring achievements.
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Ibtihaj Muhammad Reveals She Was Detained By U.S. Customs Without Explanation
"I can’t tell you why it happened to me, but I know that I’m Muslim,” the U.S. citizen said.
Gabby Douglas Got Beautifully Honest About The Olympic Backlash She Faced
"I literally felt that the world was against me."
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A Black Olympic Fencer On A Mission To Redefine Greatness
2x Olympian and a 2016 Olympic Silver Medalist
Our society praises winners but shares nothing about the hardship we overcome to win.
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For Senegal’s Jailed Minors And Street Kids, Fencing Is More Than Just A Sport
By Abdi Latif Dahir, Quartz Africa
The project uses the sport as a form of restorative justice, giving the minors an opportunity to help them deal with their
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Here's Why Fencing Is Called Fencing
The answer might surprise you.
Ibtihaj Muhammad, Team USA’s First Olympian To Wear A Hijab, Is Winning Hearts Everywhere
She's making history while representing Team USA at the Rio Olympics in the Sabre Fencing competition.
Fencer Enzo Lefort's Phone Fell Out Of His Pocket Mid-Bout At The Olympics
We've officially seen it all.
Ibtihaj Muhammad Didn't Win a Gold Medal Today, but She Has Won Something Even Bigger
Political comedian, SiriusXM radio show host and commentator
Ibtihaj Muhammad is more than simply an Olympic athlete. With each lunge and parry, she is cutting through stereotypes and misconceptions about Muslims.
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These Olympic Fencing Masks Are Hella Cool
Gabriela Landazuri Saltos
Can we get some of these?
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Here's What Happens When You Work Out With An Olympian
By By Emma Haak, Oprah.com
Fencer Nzingha Prescod let us in on her fitness routine before she headed to Rio.
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