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Shaving Practices: the "Halal" & the "Haram"

Shaving Practices: the "Halal" & the "Haram"

Al-Bukhaari and Muslim narrated from Abu Hurayrah that the Prophet (PBUH) said: “The fitrah is five things – or five things are part of the…

Window Into Tangier

Window Into Tangier

Tangier: the city whose landscape is like a palimpsest of histories, cultures and cosmopolitan identities.

Outlaw: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

Outlaw: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

“Who did you vote for?” asked my friend. Our evening had turned political after a few beers (as is the case with most evenings where…

Young & Beautiful: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

Young & Beautiful: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

“Why did you do it ? You’re so young and so beautiful. You’re smart and you have you entire life ahead of you. Why do…

Hooligans: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

Hooligans: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

I am not a big sports fan. My reasons lie in the patriarchal values the enterprise promotes. Athletes can be forgiven for pretty much anything-…

Unwanted pregnancy contact: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

Unwanted pregnancy contact: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

I get a text at 6am of a positive pregnancy test. It’s my friend Myriam. We aren’t exactly personal friends, I throw the term “friend”…

Roadtrip: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

Roadtrip: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

I was just hanging out in my usual spot, a coffeeshop appropriately named “Madness” - for all the crazy shenanigans that often happen to me…

New phone, Who is this? From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

New phone, Who is this? From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

“I still love you” read the text message received at 3am. I know he doesn’t, I know he never did, I know he only likes…

Purge: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

Purge: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

I’m fairly realistic for an age where I’m supposed to be dreamy, hopeful and jolly. I know how the world works, I know it’s not…

Summertime Stress: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

Summertime Stress: From the Diary of an Arab Millennial

I remember when summer meant a Jersey Shore tan, endless beach days, games with relatives that end up with fights and long warm summer nights.…