Victims of the Media

The Boston bombings were a dark tragedy, without question. They represented a moral failing that we so often forget is present in the thread of daily life, and three people lost their lives. Although …

10 Ways to Wear a Scarf

Scarves, scarves and more scarves! We all have a ton of them in every print, color, texture and even size! It’s hard not to buy them especially when they are available everywhere. Scarves are a …

Be Bold in a Blazer!

First off, I am very excited to be part of the amazing MuslimGirl team! I hope my own fusion of hijab and fashion will inspire you to find your own sense of style. A blazer is an absolute essential in…

Western Feminism and Free Will

It is true that there is a line between oppression and free-will. It is also true that that line is not a fine one. These thoughts swarmed my mind when I took a Women, Culture, and Society class two s…

Who Defines Liberation?

Liberation has always been a hot topic. Liberation isn’t an ideal, but a journey; it means to break the inevitable chains of societal norms and to rise above whatever causes one pain or hardship…

"Hijabi" vs. "Non-Hijabi"

I’m sorry, but why does this even matter? All my life, I have always heard this constant battle being spoken among religious gatherings, classrooms, and social hangouts. The distinction between …

“Hijabi” vs. “Non-Hijabi”

I’m sorry, but why does this even matter? All my life, I have always heard this constant battle being spoken among religious gatherings, classrooms, and social hangouts. The distinction between …