Amma told me that one day her parents told her she was going to marry my dad. And that was that.
I thought I could just get a Game Boy, whenever I wanted.
I’d like to give a shoutout to the following internet goers for their insight on this bold move
Fresh Off the Boat is revolutionary in terms of it’s representation, but that's not good enough
It was the other stuff that was the problem. The why-doesn’t-anyone-invite-me-to-their-birthday-parties stuff.
Unfortunately, not everyone in the Muslim community has always been sensitive to issues of sexual violence.
According to Maher, Islam is not like any other religion.
For a while, I decided to play the meek, quiet Muslim woman at work, concentrating on my workload and keeping my ideas to myself.
I left jummah at The Women’s Mosque of America on Friday with goosebumps that until now have not gone away.
It does not help student athletes participate in sports, or protect women from being attacked or their unborn babies killed, in fact, it does not mobilize anyone at all in any meaningful way.
We witness fictional brown bodies have bleach thrown at them when they move from the pages of books to a screen.
I have been the white, Christian, woman wanting to understand and I am still the white woman, Muslim, now better educated about the diversity in the world and the Muslim community I am now a part of.