ramadan

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
true crime

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.
Kira Lerner
12.10.18
pride 2018

'I Found Home': Celebrating Ramadan at an Iftar for Queer Muslims

The iftar sought to provide a welcoming space for queer Muslims who often face homophobia in traditional Muslim spaces and Islamophobia in conventional queer spaces.
Leila Ettachfini
6.9.18
Religion

The Slang Words Some Muslims Use Every Ramadan

VICE's Thomas Morton spent some time with a Muslim family in Michigan.
VICE Staff
6.9.18
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Why I Decided to Do a Social Media Fast This Ramadan

It seriously changed my perspective on things.
Harits Paramasatya
6.7.18
Religion

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
Religion

Like Many Young Muslims, I Fake Fasting During Ramadan

Yes, I had a huge lunch, but my Muslim family believes I’m just as hungry as they are.
آبي لوف
5.15.18
ramadan

Trump Skips Ramadan Feast, Breaking 20-Year White House Tradition

The first White House iftar took place in 1805.
Alex Swerdloff
6.26.17
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Fasting for Ramadan Isn't Supposed to Be Easy

Each year I find Ramadan to be an incredible struggle, and every year I end up fasting again.
Usman Ahmad
6.23.17
Desus & Mero

French Montana Tells Desus and Mero About Being a Bowling Prodigy

The rapper visited the VICELAND show to talk about how he won his first ever bowling game on ESPN.
Sarah Bellman
6.16.17
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
Happy Ramadan

This Ridesharing App Will Get You to the Mosque Every Night Through Ramadan

MSociety, a group of Muslim youth coders, is behind the idea, which just launched in Singapore.
Samar Warsi
5.26.17
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