Legendary Women

Where Islam Meets Hip-Hop: a Conversation with Amirah Sackett of “We’re Muslim, Don’t Panic”

“Strong, beautiful and powerful,” — that’s how Amirah Sackett wants to portray Muslim women through dance, choreography and teaching. She’s well-known for choreographing the work of the “We’re Muslim, Don’t Panic,” (WMDP) dance group. This dance trio explores and embodies Sackett’s female Muslim-American identity by paring traditional Muslim attire with Hip-Hop moves.
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“The Future is Bright:” A Chat with Egypt Ufele, an 11-Year-Old Fashion Designer

At age 11, Egypt “Ify” Ufele of Queens, NY is a successful fashion designer who was featured at New York Fashion Week in February of 2016. In August of 2016, Teen Vogue released its first ever “21 under 21” list, and Egypt Ufele was included. What’s more, she’s a bullying survivor and anti-bullying advocate. She was also kind enough to answer a few questions for us at Obvi, We’re The Ladies...
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The Woman Card Project: A Visual Celebration of Powerful Women

The Woman Card Project is a creative response to Donald Trump’s assertion during the 2016 U.S. presidential race that, “the only thing [Hillary Clinton’s] got going is the woman’s card.” Clinton’s campaign quickly released a woman card of their own for her supporters, which is no longer available for purchase. Maddy Kramer, Senior Art Director at VML Kansas City, came up with her own idea for a creative response celebrating women: an entire deck of cards honoring “important women (or more colloquially: Yas queens)...
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