Social Activism

#ANewBronxTale: Bronx Community Organizers Fight to Resist with Local Office

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by Nasif Khan On the brisk night of January 29th, 2017, a brief rally formed following an estimated 100 people outside a Bengali restaurant in the East Bronx, New York. On Starlin

Mercy-USA Continues On The Ground Humanitarian Relief in Syria

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by Kari Ansari of Mercy USA Poignant and forceful, Mercy-USA Field Team Manager, Zein Al Shamm, who had just escaped Aleppo, Syria spoke to an audience of close to 400 people Satu

7 Muslim-American Women to Celebrate on International Women’s Day 2017

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by Fatima Ahmed Muslim women often find themselves underrepresented in our society. Too often they find themselves unfairly represented because they are women and misrepresented b

Brooklyn Neighborhood Responds to Immigration Ban with ‘Hate Free Zone’

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by Nasif Khan On January 25, 2017, while thousands of New Yorkers rallied in Washington Square Park in response to newly elected President Donald Trump’s rapid push for executiv

Black Muslim Hip Hop Artists Take on “Agent Orange” at the Grammys

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by Fatima Ahmed In today’s politically charged climate, the Grammys found themselves becoming a platform for numerous stars to voice their political stances. From Paris Jackson

The Importance of Solidarity Between Muslims and Non-Muslim Brown Folks

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by Natasha Sharma –Follow @browngirlmag Note: This article is republished from browngirlmagazine.com with permission It is no secret that since the attack on the Twin Towers