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Black Friday? Tomorrow Is #BuyNothingDay.

As I’m sure you’re aware, many people call the day after the holiday known to many as Thanksgiving “Black Friday.” It is marked by rampant amounts of consumerism, celebrating corporate and capitalist excess with panicked stampedes at the door of electronics stores and shopping malls, frenzied shoppers stepping over and on top of one another…

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6 Takeaways From the Final 2020 Presidential Debate

The second and final presidential debate was held on October 22 at 9PM EST.  Moderated by  Kristen Welker, NBC News’ White House correspondent, the debate rules were slightly changed to prevent the debacle that was witnessed by millions in the first debate. If you need a reminder of what happened the first go around, that…

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Oreo & Milk

Super Sunnah Foods: Marvelous Milk

We’re back for another episode of Super Sunnah Foods, and our focus this week is milk. Personally, I am currently mostly vegan; I eat a plant-based diet due to concerns for the treatment of animals, as well as the environment.  But part of the way I became a vegetarian was drinking a lot of milk. …

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POTUS Stalls Second Stimulus Package While Americans Suffer

On Tuesday October 6, President Trump announced that he was ending talks about a second stimulus package in the interest of pushing through his Supreme Court nominee to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.  He tweeted: We Need a Stimulus Package – and Here Is Why The decision POTUS made in conjunction with Senate Majority Leader,…

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Everything You Need to Know Abut Last Night’s VP Debate

After watching the first debate, I was eager to see what would happen with the VP debate. So, I watched the VP debate, and again, I want to say the Biden/Harris ticket overwhelmingly represents decency, dignity, and integrity in ways that the current administration cannot even approach. With that said, I’d like to give you…

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It's definitely a sad day for New York...like what have you guys even done?! For being the city that never sleeps, your voters sure are far from woke.

4 Important Takeaways From the First Presidential Debate

So, for those of you who made it a point to watch the debate coverage as I did, it was a scary sight.  At one point, Biden called Trump a “clown” and that was a mild version of my reaction to him.  The idea that there is no qualified adult in the house was on…

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Meet Kulsum Tasnif, Graphic Artist and Political Commentator

We’re super excited to announce that Muslim Girl had the opportunity to interview the fantastic and phenomenal artist Kulsum Tasnif.  Her work is political, beautiful, and inspiring.  Here’s what she had to say. Muslim Girl: Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? Sr Kulsum: Sure! I was born in England, grew up travelling…

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How the Concept of a Surveillance State Is a Threat to Medical Freedom

In the media there is an ongoing and volatile conversation that is happening about medical freedom within the greater context of our generally deteriorating civil rights.  The general acceptance that the public sphere is controlled by private corporations, such as private prisons, and corporations bottling and selling groundwater for private profit, continues to expand. State…

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This Art Exhibit Features Islamic Sacred Geometry

While Islamic Arts have a glorious and illustrious history prior to present times, in the U.S., currently there is a growing attention to and vibrant movement of Muslim artists and Islamic Art. Part of this is the work being done at the Center for Religion and the Arts in Berkeley, California, where there is an…