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Muslim millennial's site dispels stereotypes for millions

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The MuslimGirl.com website was started by a New Jersey teenager in her bedroom as a way to defy Muslim stereotypes after 9/11. A decade later, Amani Al-Khatahtbeh has

built it into an online magazine with a global audience. The site covers everything from how it feels to be the only woman wearing a hijab at a kickboxing class, to beauty tips and stories of teenagers fighting Islamophobia. Last year, the domain that once cost $7 had more than 2 million hits. She says the site is the biggest English-language online platform for Muslim women voices.

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