Voting Is the New Jihad

The word jihad has been negatively known for it’s lesser meaning for a very long time — to wage a holy war against the unbelievers. But with the possibility of Donald Trump these days, a Muslim Girl commenter truly put the word into perspective — jihad stands for the act of exercising your Constitutional right…


Jo Cox Was Working on a Report About Anti-Muslim Violence

Thousands of people around the world joined together just a few days ago to commemorate British Member of Parliament, Jo Cox, who was murdered last week outside her constituency of Batley and Spen in West Yorkshire. Cox would have been celebrating her 42nd birthday. It has been released that Cox had been in contact with an…

Arshiya Kherani of Sukoon Active

Meet Arshiya Kherani, the Founder of Sukoon Active

I wait excitedly for the phone to ring from Arshiya Kherani, the creator of Sukoon Active, a New York-based fitness fashion line that caters specifically to women who wish to dress modestly. I am excited because Kherani is fellow alum of my alma mater, New York University. Her email said she would call at 5:30pm,…