You Need to Watch This Chilling Pro-Muslim American PSA by Katy Perry

You Need to Watch This Chilling Pro-Muslim American PSA by Katy Perry

  Confronted with an increase in hate crimes and Islamophobic rhetoric, American Muslims have been organizing, educating and speaking out. And now, an unexpected ally have decided to join them to bring awareness to the fight that America’s Muslims are facing over the next four years ― Katy Perry.   The Dark Horse serves as executive producer on […]

Rami Malek Stars in Dior Homme’s SS17 Ad Campaign

Rami Malek Stars in Dior Homme’s SS17 Ad Campaign

Are you seeing this too? Mr. Robot star, aka Egypt’s pride and joy, Rami Malek has finally joined the Dior Homme family.     Malek isn’t the only star in this constellation, as the star joins pop icon Boy George, model Ernest Klimko and rapper A$AP Rocky for the French fashion house’s summer 2017 campaign, marking the first high-fashion […]

Was This American YouTuber Kicked Off a Flight For Speaking Arabic?

Was This American YouTuber Kicked Off a Flight For Speaking Arabic?

  Arab-American YouTube stars Adam Saleh and Slim Al Baher filmed a video as they were being removed from a Delta flight, and it’s already gotten over 400,000+ views.   The flight was bound for New York, but before departing from London, Saleh and a friend were removed from the flight– just because a fellow passenger […]

Viral Post Reveals Black Friday Was a Big Lie in Egypt

Viral Post Reveals Black Friday Was a Big Lie in Egypt

Last Friday saw Egypt’s biggest Black Friday to date. If you don’t know what that is, let us tell you. It’s the day following Thanksgiving Day in the United States where most major retailers open very early and crazy promotional sales. Black Friday was introduced to Om El Donya two years ago, and we kind of […]

A US Fitness Magazine Featured a Hijabi Woman on the Cover for the First Time

A US Fitness Magazine Featured a Hijabi Woman on the Cover for the First Time

You might have noticed something different about the October issue of Women’s Running magazine. Well, for the first time in the history of fitness and health magazines in the US, the cover star is wearing a hijab. Who is, you say? She’s Rahaf Khatib, a 32-year-old Syrian-American who is a hijabi marathoner that lives in Michigan with […]

The World’s ‘Hottest’ Felon Is Coming to Dubai?

The World’s ‘Hottest’ Felon Is Coming to Dubai?

  Two years ago, American Jeremy Meeks was arrested a felony weapon charge and his “hot” mugshot became a thing. Like an actual thing! Ever since then, he was dubbed the “hottest convict ever” on social media. After spending 27 months in a Californian prison, he is now out! Well, he’s under house arrest, really, but […]

What Do Non-Muslims Living in a Muslim Country Really Think of Muslims?

What Do Non-Muslims Living in a Muslim Country Really Think of Muslims?

(source: whatson.ae) What do non-Muslims living in a Muslim country really think of Muslims? This is what Dubomedy’s video is all about. In an attempt to send out a positive message and to change the silly stereotypical impression about Muslims; comedian, artist and founder of UAE’s Dubomedy, Mina Liccione, made a short video asking 20 non-Muslims of […]

This Is Why Arab Women Date White Guys

This Is Why Arab Women Date White Guys

  It’s kind of an obsession we have in the Arab community, well one of many at least, but curiosity over each others’ love lives drives afternoon tea gossip with Arab mothers around the globe. However, one that seems to strike everyone, even baffle them is the fact that Arab women will date outside of […]

This Is Why I Left America for the Middle East

This Is Why I Left America for the Middle East

  Seven months after making the big move, I went back to my hometown and was confronted with the constant: “Are you happy? Is it safe? Do you actually like it there? I still don’t get why you left America for the Middle East!” Seven months ago, I left San Francisco and with it, I […]

Dear Arab Americans, Don’t Vote

Dear Arab Americans, Don’t Vote

  Dear Arab Americans, Being an Arab American can seem like a paradox in itself for some, we have become our own people’s enemies. Our tax dollars go towards ‘liberating’ our homelands, our leaders choose to put in place policies in place that work against us and other communities isolated by the institution. Don’t vote for […]