Muslims

Culture

Finally, There’s a Bechdel Test for Muslim Representation

The Riz test asks Hollywood to chill with the terrorist characters.
Abeer Yusuf
8.24.18
Islam

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."
Mahmood Fazal
5.18.18
terrorism

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.
Sonja Sharp
11.2.17
refugees

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.
Shahirah Majumdar
9.28.17
Television

'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.
Noel Ransome
9.25.17
immigration

Why Trump's Third Attempt at a Travel Ban Just Might Stick

The president's new, indefinite ban on travel includes non-Muslim-majority countries, which could help it hold up to legal scrutiny.
John Surico
9.25.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Hate Crimes Are on the Rise in America's Biggest Cities, Study Finds

For the first time in more than a decade, the number of hate crimes in the US shot up two years in a row.
Drew Schwartz
9.18.17
immigration

The End of DACA Is the Latest Nightmare for Undocumented Muslims

Muslims who benefited from protection for young people brought to the US illegally as kids feel as if they're under a unique kind of siege.
Aviva Stahl
9.5.17
america

American Ex-Pats Explain Why They Quit the USA

The work/life balance sucks, there are too many guns, and thanks to a certain someone now in charge, things are likely to get worse.
Caroline Thompson
6.13.17
immigration

The Muslim Millennial Leading the Anti-Trump Resistance

Murad Awawdeh, a key player behind the protests against the travel ban, was once just another Brooklyn kid getting hassled by cops.
Aviva Stahl
6.7.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Kicks Off Ramadan with a Statement About Terrorism

"America will always stand with our partners against terrorism and the ideology that fuels it."
Drew Schwartz
5.26.17
ramadan

How to Talk to Muslims During Ramadan

What to say and what not to say to your Muslim colleagues and friends during the most important month of their year.
Sarah Hagi
5.24.17