Toronto Raptors Introduce Branded Hijabs


Source: New York Times

By Mariel Padilla

The hijabs were inspired by a group based in Toronto that promotes Muslim women in sports.

The Toronto Raptors have introduced a new line of team-branded hijabs in an effort to be more inclusive to fans of all cultures.

The team partnered with Nike to design the hijabs — head coverings worn by some Muslim women — and unveiled them on Twitter, saying the athletic apparel was “inspired by those brave enough to change the game.”

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