muslim

entertainment

'Patriot Act's' Hasan Minhaj on the Value of Being an Outsider in America

'The Daily Show' alum and Netflix host talks about why audiences are seeking out voices like his.
Noel Ransome
6.24.19
Culture

These Artists Are Rejecting Lazy Stereotypes About Muslim Women

London-based art collective Muslim Sisterhood want to “represent ‘normal’ Muslim girls who aren’t bloggers, fashionistas or Bake Off winners.”
Isaine Blatry
5.14.19
Essays

What Ramadan Is Like When You Have an Eating Disorder

It’s easier to starve myself without arousing suspicion when everyone around me is fasting.
Hadeel Abdel-Nabi
5.13.19
News

Quebec City Mosque Shooter’s Dad Asks Trudeau to Stop Calling His Son a Terrorist

Alexandre Bissonnette wasn’t charged with any terror-related offences when he killed six Muslim men, but that hasn’t stopped politicians from calling him a terrorist.
Stéphanie Fillion
4.30.19
Donald Trump

Ilhan Omar's defenders say Trump’s 9/11 tweet is endangering her life

"The President is inciting violence against a sitting Congresswoman," tweeted Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
Rex Santus
4.15.19
Views My Own

Let People of Colour Be Angry

Following the Christchurch mosque shooting, I was filled with anger over what had happened—the latest attack by white supremacism. But society doesn’t want people like me to express that rage.
Noel Ransome
3.19.19
Christchurch shooting

I Am a Muslim New Zealand Woman And I Am As Angry As I Am Sad

“For so long we have been told to be quiet, to be invisible, to know our place and apologise for our very existence.”
Pakeeza Rasheed
3.18.19
Christchurch shooting

NZ’s Relaxed Gun Laws Aided Christchurch Terror Attacks

Jacinda Ardern says changes to these gun laws will be announced within 10 days of the mosque shootings.
Zoe Madden-Smith
3.18.19
LGBTQ

Indian Queer Muslims Share Their Hopes and Dreams for 2019

Being a double minority presents a double set of issues—one concerning culture and religion, the other concerning sexual identity.
Parthshri Arora
1.2.19
hate crimes

Hate crimes soar by 47 percent in Canada

Police-reported incidents targeting Muslim, Jewish and Black people accounted for most of the increase.
Tamara Khandaker
11.29.18
education

This is what Islamophobia looks like in high school

Students in Toronto opened up.
Osobe Waberi
10.11.18
Saudi Arabia

Canadian Muslims on pilgrimage to Mecca are scrambling to find their way home

Thousands of people are feeling the sting of a diplomatic dispute between Canada and Saudi Arabia.
Osobe Waberi
8.24.18
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