Life

Third-generation Muslims in the West are devising a new Islam for themselves

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How Islam is adapting to life in the West “People are of two types in relation to you,” Imam Ali, the prophet Muhammad’s son-in-law and one of his first caliphs, or successors, is reputed to have said. “Either your brother in Islam, or your brother in humanity.” The Shia community of...

Arts & Culture

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How a Twitter Mob Derailed an Immigrant Female Author’s Budding Career

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Months away from publishing her debut novel, a young Asian author and rising star of YA fiction just killed her own book to appease a social media mob condemning her work as racist despite the fact that they most likely hadn’t read it   Amélie Wen Zhao had what looked...

Women & Wellness

Empowering Communities