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Ramadan etiquette: A guide to your Muslim neighbor’s holy month

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MOOZ-lum, the movie

Spoiler Alert!!! The following article presents specific story details about the film, MOOZ-lum. By Usame Tunagur, contributor to Stereotypical … Continued

Do religious institutions need pro-woman quotas?

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A quiet evolution of faith… sort of

I was raised in a Christian household, but after attending weekly classes at a local mosque — asking questions, reading the Qur’an, praying and talking with Muslim women — I realized I was one of them, and took the shahada.

The biology of marriage

One simple Google search produces a cacophonic illustration of how garbled society’s understanding of marriage has truly become.

Muslim women’s rights: the politics of fashion

Women’s rights in the Islamic world have been reduced to culturally relative fashion rights.

Stay at home daughters: new age feminists or intellectually lazy?

By: Nadia S. Mohammad and Anisah Hashmi, contributors to “Stay At Home Daughters” sounds like a slogan for Wahhabi … Continued

Little hijabi women

By Shazia Kamal, contributor to Baber Ibrahim, in his Guardian piece, “This Trend of Young Muslim Girls Wearing the … Continued

Where are the moderate Americans?

By Michael Vicente Perez and Zeba Iqbal, contributors to AltMuslimahMichael: Hi Zeba. The mid-term elections are over and, as predicted, … Continued

Female flesh and the face veil

By Zarin Hamid, contributor to AltMuslimah The story of NiqaBitch’s tongue in cheek protest has taken over France. “NiqaBitch” refers … Continued