Being part Middle Eastern but looking fully white and European gave me an identity crisis, and a revelation about who I am.
The explosion in Beirut is one more crisis that has piled on the already dire state of Lebanon.
The story behind one of the most famous Middle-Eastern dancers in the West, who was determined to become more than a spectacle.
Locals do not owe you a life-changing experience when you visit their country. They are simply living their normal lives in their homes.
Rock and its many sub-genres have a long-standing reputation for propagating nonconformity, “sticking it to the man”, if you will - a sentiment that doesn’t sit well in Saudi society.
Straight women are less likely to finish, and yet our outrage at this inequality is misdirected.
I'm so tired of seeing people like me shown in movies like we're only terrorists or "desert people" in some mystical, magical Agrabah.
Short hair is not exclusive to men and long hair is not exclusive to women.
What's the real secret behind our oppression? Are Muslim women actually oppressed - or are we just complaining?
I called my mom and broke down. I couldn't do this anymore.
Before 1952, picking your race in America meant being either black or white.
Save this for the next time you're going toe-to-toe with your pro-Zionist classmates.