Turns out they don't want an Iranian Muslim American female running around on television.
Here's to resisting Western beauty standards, one amazing selfie at a time.
Strange as it may seem, it can actually be harder to end a friendship than it is to end a relationship.
On Tuesday, June 14, 2016, I woke up to a hell that even I could not have predicted.
Here’s the truth: it’s easy to keep women down if they don’t know what their true power is.
I know everyone and their mother is already asking what your next steps are, and it's probably reached a fever pitch, now that you've got your diploma in hand.
"I don't owe anybody anything - you’re not allowed to say what I can or can't do, or what I can or can't say."
She's a blonde, tattooed, Texan Muslim convert who studies terrorism and speaks Arabic. You know the type.
Even with the help of a hashtag, those experiences are never easy to tell.
The reality is, though, that you don’t deserve to wear yourself out. Not even for the things you love the most.