• Halima Aden Becomes First Miss Minnesota Contestant To Compete In Hijab And Burkini (Photos)

    Halima Aden Becomes First Miss Minnesota Contestant To Compete In Hijab And Burkini (Photos)

    Halima Aden, a Somali – American teenager has made history after becoming the first contestant to wear hijab and a burkini to compete in the Miss Minnesota USA competition.

    The 19-year old who is a Muslim and student of St. Cloud University participated in the scholarship competition on Sunday. Before the finals, she made it to the top 15 out of a field of 44 other women but didn’t advance further.

    During the completion, she modeled a series of outfits but got […]