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10 Lessons I Learned While Serving Those in Need

I have spent about a decade serving the impoverished domestically and recently, abroad. I don’t work for a major charity organization, I work for my community, through grassroots efforts. It was something embedded in me while learning Islam. Before starting a charity...

Looking To Get Married? Here Are A Few Tips

It is a truth universally acknowledged that single young Muslims, despite not being in possession of any fortune, are always in search of a spouse. However little prepared these people may be to undertake this ordeal is given little thought, and they are thrust out...

Muslims Leaders Who Are Also Foreign Agents

Foreign Agents in the US have a meaningful effect on Americans in the United States.  Should Muslims in the United States adopt the foreign policy narrative of the United Arab Emirates?  Should we be against calling the mass killing of Armenians during World War I...

The Creation Of The Stereotypical Arab

Robert Entman, professor of media and public affairs, published an excellent study in  1993 in which he explained the inner workings of framing. Framing is a well-known concept within communication sciences and the study of mass communication, and concerns according...

He Catches Me When I Fall: A Journey To Tawakkul

In the midst of discussing an emotionally-heavy issue, my therapist brought up the point that in life, we can reach a point of acceptance with our difficult issues: “It sounds cliche, but there’s no other way to say it: it is what it is. ”Okay, I thought, as I...