Rayouf Alhumedhi

15 year old drafter of the hijab emoji proposal

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The Teen Behind the Hijab Emoji ?

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“The head scarf gives me power.” says Rayouf Alhumedhi.  The hijab is a prominent feature of observance for millions of Muslim women around the world. We’ve reached iOS 10 and with 70 new emojis adopted in June of this year, we’re still working for comprehensive representation in emoji across all cultures. Meet the teenage girl pushing […]