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This Is Why You Should Be Storing up on Dates Year Round

Ramadan is almost here and it’s the tell-tale time to stock up on DATES! However, this article hopes to convince you that dates aren’t just great to eat during Ramadan, but all year round. They’re a known superfood not just because they’re a sweet, amazing, iftar favorite but because of their long history and the nutrients…

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4 Ways You Can Celebrate Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and although we should be celebrating mothers everyday, we’ve come up with some ways to make the day even more memorable. This May 14th, rather than surprising her, plan a day with your mom. Below are some some ideas to get you inspired! 1. Plan a Picnic Be it…

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Dear Masjid Sunday School…

Dear Masjid Sunday School, It’s been three years since I graduated from you. When I look back at that time I fondly remember meeting other Muslims my age and getting to learn new things about my faith. But I’m writing this letter to you today because of all the things I didn’t learn. And for…

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Nike to Release Sports Hijab in Spring of 2018

Within the past year, we witnessed Ibtihaj Muhammad become the first American hijabi to compete in the Olympics, we watched Saudi Arabia’s empowering Nike ad and we watched as Islamic clothing rapidly rose in the fashion industry. As an increasing number of companies realize the potential of tapping into this largely unexplored market, they’re aiming to…

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81 ‘Immigrant’ Fashion Icons Stand Against Muslim Ban at NYFW

In light of this year’s political New York Fashion Week, 81 fashion icons gathered together in solidarity to create a video against Trump’s Immigration Ban that features a diverse group of individuals from Adriana Lima to Diane Von Furstenberg and Waris Ahluwalia. Set against a monochrome background, they all share the same message: I am an…

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Fashion Brand MOGA Just Created A Meat Headscarf

MOGA, an Australian fashion brand that creates unique, colorful shawls and headscarves, is dedicated to creating modern pieces with a traditional influence. At heart, MOGA isn’t only a fashion brand, but also a social enterprise — 20 percent of their profit goes toward helping young girls attend schools in regions where equal education is sparse. MOGA…

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4 Surprising Muslim Contributions That Helped Shape America

America has been composed of a variety of individuals prior to its conception. There were the Native Americans as well as visitors from other countries before Columbus stepped on this land — and while America was being built, it was a place where people practiced their faith freely. America has flaunted a very colorful landscape throughout…

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The Women’s March Panel Coverage Had Only One Woman

This past Saturday was the date of an historic event. I’m not talking about the fact that America now has a new President — rather, the sheer power and solidarity that took place through the Women’s March on Washington and beyond. Women’s marches took place all over the world as people united to rally against…

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Who Says There Can’t Be a Punk Muslim Girl?

Punk is a very eclectic genre. Since its birth in the 1970’s, it’s grown to be one of the largest subcultures in the world. Even though it varies from region to region, it’s one of the most recognizable styles of clothing — from studded leather jackets and plaid prints to chains. In regards to Muslim fashion, I don’t…

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Impact-Aid: Empowering Women Through Fashion

Fashion has been a means of expression since its dawn, used in many ways to unite or separate. Fashion can also be a means of empowerment and inspiration. With this in mind, the founders of the non-profit organization, Impact-Aid, initiated a project that uses fashion to unite and empower. In a previous article, Muslim Girl…