American Muslimah, a series exploring the challenges Muslim women face in the United States
Muslim women have been intimidated, harassed and kicked out for wearing modest bathing suits across America.
Hijab-wearing Muslim women on the road have faced racial slurs or were told to “go back to their country.”
Black Muslim women are the target of multiple forms of bigotry — yet they are expected to deal with it gracefully.
“I told myself I wasn’t going to be one of those cases that got abandoned,” said Fatoumata Camara.