Leila Ettachfini

identity-culture

Please Don't Meme Overworked Popeyes Employees

Just eat your chicken and leave them alone.
Leila Ettachfini
2 days ago
rights

The Shocking Cruelty of Indefinite Detention

Formerly detained migrants describe what would happen if the Flores settlement were dismantled.
Leila Ettachfini
2 days ago
Gender

A Study Backing Caster Semenya’s Track Ban Was Seriously Flawed

Even before the study's forthcoming correction, many scientists agreed that the research was dubious.
Leila Ettachfini
3 days ago
rights

The Jews Organizing Against ICE to Stop Concentration Camps

Across the country, Jews have been relentlessly mobilizing against ICE to prove that when they say Never Again, they mean it.
Leila Ettachfini
5 days ago
Religion

Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar Were Headed for Palestine, Not Israel

Tlaib, who is Palestinian American, was planning to visit her grandma. Israel's Prime Minister now says he will "consider" her request.
Leila Ettachfini
8.15.19
Religion

What Is Birthright and Why Is It So Controversial?

Everything you should know before deciding whether or not to join the free 10 day trip to Israel.
Leila Ettachfini
8.15.19
Health

This Creative Strategy Could Prevent Men From Banning Abortion

Increasingly restrictive abortion bills are being passed by old white men. This Florida state senator has had enough.
Leila Ettachfini
8.9.19
Books

When the Conflict Zone You're Reporting on Is Home

We spoke to Zahra Hankir—editor of "Our Women on the Ground," a new collection of essays by Arab women reporters—about why no one else can report on the region like Arab women can.
Leila Ettachfini
8.8.19
politics

Bernie Talks Like a Jewish Man from Brooklyn and You Need to Get Over It

After the Democratic debates, many critiqued Sanders for appearing "angry." Some American Jews, however, saw the comments as ignorant or even anti-Semitic.
Leila Ettachfini
8.2.19
Religion

Turns Out a Lot of Christians Are Against Trump's Pro-Christian Agenda

A new group called Christians Against Christian Nationalism has formed in the U.S. to fight for the rights of other religions.
Leila Ettachfini
7.31.19
rights

Many U.S. Prisons Deny Muslim Inmates Halal Food and Proper Prayer

A new study finds that the U.S. disproportionately imprisons Muslims—and then violates their religious freedoms.
Leila Ettachfini
7.26.19
Race

Somehow, Fiverr Ads Have Gotten Even More Tone-Deaf

The company's latest campaign quite literally illustrates how the gig economy exploits women of color.
Leila Ettachfini
7.24.19
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