The American Student Loan System Is Not Muslim-Friendly
"Is your career worth a spot in hell? That is what keeps resonating with me."
'Girls of the Sun' Is an Homage to Kurdish Women Fighters
Eva Husson's new film attempts to depict the harrowing mission of real-life Kurdish women held captive by ISIS, escaped, and fought to free their loved ones.
We Talked to Muslims in the LGBTQ Community About Standing Up for Queer Youth
"Queer Muslim voices in this debate are the most important. We can’t continue to have conversations about marginalized groups without them leading those conversations."
We Talked to Stand-Up Comic Dave Merheje About Arab Representation on TV
The Juno-winning comedian told us about his role on the upcoming Hulu original 'Ramy.'
This Jail Is Accused of Favoring Christians Who Agree to Live in 'God Pod'
Muslim prisoners, meanwhile, say they were starved during Ramadan and deprived of religious texts.
Finally, There’s a Bechdel Test for Muslim Representation
The Riz test asks Hollywood to chill with the terrorist characters.
I Wish I Never Revisited This 'Proud Family' Episode on Muslim Americans
I remembered the episode titled "Culture Shock" as an exciting, rare moment of representation for Muslim Americans like me. In reality, it was simply a caricature-like depiction that I was embarrassed to revisit.
Young Muslims Talk About the First Time They Cheated on Ramadan
"We ended up dipping back to her place to watch movies. The devil really looked after me that day."
The Comics Writer Who Wants More Authentic Female Muslim Superheroes
Comics scholar Safiyya Hosein explores how superheroes like Dust and Ms. Marvel can both perpetuate and subvert stereotypes.
Uzbek Muslims Are Living in Fear After the New York Terrorist Attack
New to the city and relatively unknown even to other Muslims, this growing community is already experiencing a backlash.
Inside the Most Urgent Refugee Crisis in the World
Tens of thousands of Muslims who escaped Myanmar are living in hellish conditions despite fervent efforts by a small army of international aid workers to provide relief.
'The Night Of' Was a Win, Just Not for Brown People
I couldn’t be happier for Riz Ahmed’s Emmy win, but it comes with a caveat.