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State of the Muslim Union

The Girls’ Room is a MuslimGirl.net online monthly series of Google Hangouts in which we discuss the topics that we all actually want to talk about with prominent guests from the Muslim community and beyond. The past month has been especially mournful for the American Muslim community. With the murders of Mustafa Mattan, Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha,…

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Look Who’s Joining Us in ‘The Girls’ Room’!

We’re excited to announce that next week’s episode of The Girls’ Room, FERGUSON: NOW WHAT? will have two additional surprise guests! Our epic Google Hangout with you on Wednesday will be joined by: Suhad Khatib, Community Organizer, St. Louis Palestine Solidarity Committee Ahmad Abuznaid, Legal & Policy Director, Dream Defenders After the federal decision to clear Darren…

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This is What #JeSuisCharlie Looks Like to Muslim Women

Yes, we’re a Muslim publication, and yes, we’re publishing this. We asked our cartoonist friend Sam Romero to draw something up for us about Charlie Hebdo. We have the right to free speech, too, non? The thing is, Charlie Hebdo uses the guise of free speech and “the right to offend” as a way to…

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The (20)14 Articles that Made MuslimGirl’s Year

We believe that MuslimGirl is truly a reflection of the women that are behind it. Just like it was in our personal lives and the journey of our identities as Muslim women, 2014 was truly a year of growth, development, and esteem-building for MuslimGirl. We spent the year exploring topics and issues that define our…

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You’re Invited to the Launch of ‘The Girls’ Room’ at 16 Days!

We are very excited to introduce our readers to The Girls’ Room, our new monthly webseries of online panels to discuss pertinent topics and issues with badass guests that we all know and love. Our first installment, #TAKEBACKTHEMIC, is proudly in conjunction with the 16 Days Against Gender Violence campaign. #TAKEBACKTHEMIC will be a discussion stemming from…

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WATCH LIVE: Panel on Muslim Women’s Experiences in Social Justice Organizing

MuslimGirl is proud to co-sponsor “Who Listens To Us: Muslim Women’s Experiences With Social Justice Organizing” at George Washington University with MAPFW and Amnesty International’s GWU chapter. This powerful event will feature a discussion on the unique challenges Muslim women face as organizers and activists in the United States. Muslim women’s voices are constantly overlooked…

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Got Snapchat? Be BFFs with MuslimGirl!

Can we talk? What we have between us is so special. We really think it’s time for us to take things to the next level — you know, move forward on this beautiful thing we’ve got here. How about we take this… to Snapchat? The MuslimGirl Clique is officially on Snapchat! Follow our account, MGCLIQUE, for the real DL…

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Halaloween or Halloween? What do you think?

The day has arrived again. Halloween—known for its pumpkins, costumes, and of course, candies. But are candies and costumes all there is to Halloween? While many Muslims are getting ready to head out trick or treating with their little ones, there are others who are spending the night at home or at the masjid. Today, Muslims are…

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MG Cartoon: Hobby Lobby’s Religious Dilemma

In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court ruled that corporations were people capable of exercising religion. This ruling came about when Hobby Lobby argued that its Christian beliefs were being violated by the Affordable Care Act, which covers contraceptives in its insurance plans. The Court sought to remedy this grave injustice by establishing that a…