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Walmart Wants Kids to Be Israeli Soldiers for Halloween

[Editor’s Note: As of October 28, Walmart chains have discontinued the sale of the Israeli Soldier Costume.]  Still looking for your kid’s Halloween costume? Look no more! Walmart, one of America’s largest multinational department chains for all things cheap and random — it’s where I buy my dog’s pee pads — has come up with…

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Hey Charlie Hebdo, Muslim Women Corrected Your Cartoon

At MuslimGirl, we got our friend, bonafide street artist and activist Sam Romero, to help us reimagine what a Charlie Hebdo cartoon about Baby Aylan Kurdi should look like. I’m sorry, but I was under the impression that free speech was to be used to advocate against government corruption and for equal rights and social justice…

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Did 9/11 Change Your Life, Too?

Today is September 11th 2015 – 14 years since the tragic attacks on New York City’s World Trade Center. Today not only changed the lives of every American citizen – whether or not they were personally affected by losing a loved one – but it changed the life of every Muslim around the world. We asked…

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Shabby Chic

Hey ya’ll, Happy September! As we prepare for fall (yes, already), I have to start reminding myself of “layers, layers, layers,” early on . For some reason, I’ve convinced myself that layering clothes transforms your outfit from “lazy” into  “shabby chic”– whatever that means. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I tend to just…

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Discoveries of an Online Shopping Addict

Hello people! I’m new here so – go easy on me. Oscar de la Renta (R.I.P.) once said that, “Fashion is about dressing according to what’s fashionable. Style is more about being yourself.” I don’t know if I’d consider myself fashionable, but I’d like to assume that I’m stylish – then again, you know what…