The online commercial by Nike released this week was entirely shot in the rundown suburb of Dubai. Featuring Arab athletes excelling in sports like fencing, boxing, ice-skating, the ad is in Arabic with subtitles available in English, and comes out at a time when women from this region are fiercely competing in sports and trying hard to break stereotypes.
An interesting twist: Modest fashion is flourishing (about time) and we are LOVING IT! Street-stylers are all out on the streets showing less skin; androgynous fashion is still a rage and full skirts have never been more favoured!
Yes, this is what happened at the much-talked about event! Shruti Gattani introduces you to Halima Aden, the hijabi who everyone is talking about.
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