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London Attacker Who Murdered Four Charged With Terrorism

One week ago, a driver of a pickup truck in London, Ontario, ran down five pedestrians, killing four of them.  It was a premeditated attack, and he chose his victims because they were Muslim, the police said on Monday. “There is evidence that this was a planned, premeditated act and that the family was targeted because…


Why Rana Abdelhamid Chose To Run for Congress

Muslim Girl recently had a chance to chat with Rana Abdelhamid, Justice Democrats’ latest primary challenger who recently declared her campaign to take on Carolyn Maloney in NY-12. If elected, Rana would be one of the youngest members to ever serve in Congress, and the third Muslim woman ever elected to the House. Rana is…

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Why Biden Must Immediately Halt the Sales of Weapons to Israel

In the midst of Israeli war crimes and crimes against humanity, the Biden administration has moved to sell $735 million of arms to Israel. There are moments when people must come to terms with the full measure of their actions, and the consequences of their complicity. Now is that time for the Biden administration, and…

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Why Dems Must End the Filibuster to Stop Voter Suppression

The memory of the Republican party’s claim that the 2020 election results were fraudulent are vivid to most people right now.  The January 6th insurrection seemed to many like as low as the Republicans, white supremacists, xenophobes, and racists were going to sink, but in the wake of the failed coup, they immediately took a…


Muslim Girl Remembers Dr. Malik Badri

On February 8, 2021 Dr. Malik Badri returned to his Lord.  Known to many as “the father of Islamic psychology,” Dr. Badri’s work has profoundly shaped the ideas and thinking of a generation of Muslim psychologists. His work is foundational for the field of Islamic psychology.  I myself was deeply saddened by his passing, and…


6 Powerful Black Leaders You Should Know About

One of the greatest ways racism is perpetuated is through stereotypes, which create biases that influence real people’s choices and lives. These great Black leaders who have lead remarkable lives are examples of Black excellence. Black history isn’t only teaching about enslavement; that is racism at play to ignore the many accomplishments of legendary Black…