Proud

Proud

Named one of TIME's 100 Most Influential People, Olympic medalist Ibtihaj Muhummad's inspiring memoir about her journey to become the first athlete to compete in hijab for Team USA.

Growing up in Maplewood, New Jersey the only Black, Muslim-American in hijab, in middle school Ibtihaj discovered fencing, a sport traditionally reserved for the wealthy and elite. Though she would start fencing later than most at 12 years old, she had an undeniable talent-the sort that… (more)