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#MuslimGirlCampfire: My Ghostly Rendezvous

#MuslimGirlCampfire: My Ghostly Rendezvous

Gather around the campfire, #MuslimGirlClique, as we countdown to Halloween with the spookiest stories our girl gang has to offer! Check back on the daily to jump in fright to a new story every day… Now, this story happened in London when I was 17. […]

China’s Brutal Family Separation Policy Leaves Muslim Children as Orphans

China’s Brutal Family Separation Policy Leaves Muslim Children as Orphans

Over the past few months, the world watched in horror as a brutal family separation policy adopted by the U.S government tore children away from the arms of their desperate parents. Recently, the Chinese government began to implement a similar strategy.  In early August this […]

#MuslimGirlCampfire: The Woman From Gizri

#MuslimGirlCampfire: The Woman From Gizri

Gather around the campfire, #MuslimGirlClique, as we countdown to Halloween with the spookiest stories our clique has to offer! Check back on the daily to jump in fright to a new story every day… The story below is based on alleged true events that transpired […]

Are Women of Color Ever Treated as Equals in Sports?

Are Women of Color Ever Treated as Equals in Sports?

Imagine living in a world that allows you to express your emotions without judgment because you’re a woman. Imagine living in a world that doesn’t tell you how to act, dress, or think because you’re a woman. Sorry to burst your bubble ladies, because that […]

#MuslimGirlCampfire: Read All About My Pet From Beyond!

#MuslimGirlCampfire: Read All About My Pet From Beyond!

Gather around the campfire, #MuslimGirlClique, as we countdown to Halloween with the spookiest stories our girl gang has to offer! Check back on the daily to jump in fright to a new story every day… You know that feeling when you awaken to consciousness from […]

Is The Knowledge Tainted?

Is The Knowledge Tainted?

By Danish Qasim We have unfortunately created a culture of praise where we vouch for someone’s piety without truly knowing them. We see fan pages for teachers and social media comments loaded with praise from people who do not truly know them. We also have […]

What Does Legalizing Weed Mean for Canadian Muslims?

What Does Legalizing Weed Mean for Canadian Muslims?

In case you’ve been living under an American-centric rock: recreational weed was legalized across Canada on October 17 (now affectionally and unofficially dubbed “Weed is Legal” Day). When I opened my eyes this past Wednesday morning, I was greeted by a storm of “Happy Legalization” […]

What Does a Survivor of Sexual Assault Look Like?

What Does a Survivor of Sexual Assault Look Like?

*Trigger Warning:  Rape/sexual assault* At a time when #WhyIDidntReport is trending all over social media, more celebrities are coming forward with the hardest moments of their lives…and even more women of color. Somehow, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford morphed into that 16 year-old girl, scared to […]

The Rickshaw Project: Providing Economic Stability for Differently-Abled Individuals

The Rickshaw Project: Providing Economic Stability for Differently-Abled Individuals

Pakistan is one of three countries in the world which hasn’t yet been able to end the transmission of Poliomyelitis (Polio). Polio is a endemic viral infection that leaves its victims paralyzed, and as of 2015, 38 cases of Polio were reported in Pakistan alone. […]

A Tragic End As Missing Minnesota Teens Are Identified

A Tragic End As Missing Minnesota Teens Are Identified

It is with a heavy heart that we share this tragic news about two young Muslim women who went missing in Chaska, Minnesota this past weekend. As cousins, and best friends, they tended to take their breaks together from their respective workplaces, and it seems […]