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Karate Champ from Brooklyn Competes in a Hijab

Aprar Hassan, 16, won the U.S. girls’ national championship in karate last year. In her bright blue and purple floral-patterned hijab, Brooklynite Hassan is an athletic trailblazer: the first Muslim girl to compete on the Amateur Athletic Union’s USA National Karate Team.

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Muslim activists cheer as court reinstates lawsuit against NYPD’s spying

A federal court ruling says the Constitution doesn’t tolerate blanket surveillance solely on the basis of religion.

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