For as long as I can remember, I’ve felt like a rope in a game of tug of war, being pulled on either side by both of my communities. My father is a second-generation Egyptian who grew up in a traditional Arab, Muslim household. My mother’s background is the polar opposite; she’s a White woman […]
A Drive With RIZ LA VIE: Meet The Lebanese-American Artist Behind The Hit ‘Napkins’
Meet RIZ LA VIE, the Lebanese-American artist that is making everyone in tune with their spirituality.
Ramadan: A Tale Of Two Cities
Your concerns with work deadlines, mortgage payments, dinner at your in-law’s, all dissipate and you remember that you are just a creation of Allah.
Should I Look Muslim, Or Not?
To modest, or not to modest? To hijab, or not to hijab? To beard, or not to beard? Questions I’m sure occupy the minds of Muslims the world over – but especially in countries where Muslims are the minority, where there’s a constant mix of emotions based on the varied experiences one could go through, […]
The Dark Side Of Israel’s Vaccine “Success Story”
Israel’s vaccination “success” only accounts for those who are referred to as citizens of Israel, leaving the Palestinian and Arab population in the dark.
Riz Ahmed Champions The Muslim Representation Wave In Hollywood
Here’s how the Oscar-nominee is shaking the status quo when it comes to Muslim representation.
Actually, Mansa Musa Was The Richest Man Alive – Not Jeff Bezos
After Forbes had announced that Jeff Bezos was the richest man to ever live, Black Muslims on Twitter had felt offended that Mansa Musa was overlooked.
Disney’s ‘Mulan’ Live Action Was Filmed Amidst The Genocide Of Uyghur Muslims
Calls to #BoycottMulan sweep across social media once again as new information comes to light about where the movie was filmed.
A Gen Z Muslim On 9/11
A Gen Z American Muslim reflects on the harrowing day of 9/11 and her fear of speaking out on islamophobia.
Dunkin’ Donuts Employee Puts Bacon In Muslim TikTok Star’s Order
As some TikTokers amass love for the famous donut food chain and drinking “Chari drinks”, others are faced with intolerable and islamophobic experiences.
I Tried ‘Halal’ Dating Apps For A Month And Here’s What Happened
For some of us, finding the perfect match comes easy. Other times, it can feel like a roller coaster down a rabbit hole of catfishes and fake profiles.