Gap Features a Hijabi Model in Their Summer 2017 Campaign

Gap Features a Hijabi Model in Their Summer 2017 Campaign

To launch our new summer collection, we set out exploring, from coast to coast. Along the way we met truly amazing people (like you). Brave and loving, funny and powerful, complex and strong. You are Gap. And this is our portrait of an American summer. #IAmGap A post shared by Gap (@gap) on May 2, […]

The (Mis)Representation of the Arab World in Video Games

The (Mis)Representation of the Arab World in Video Games

The Arab world has always been misrepresented in literature, movies, media, and art. Video games are no exception to this rule as we’re often seen portraying terrorists, enemies, or hostile beings. We’re basically the bad guys, forever.     In this day and age, video games have established themselves as a form of mainstream media […]

Get Ready Because AIESEC Egypt Is Inviting You to Their Global Village Event This Thursday

Get Ready Because AIESEC Egypt Is Inviting You to Their Global Village Event This Thursday

For those of you who can’t travel to Dubai’s Global Village, AIESEC Egypt is giving you an Egyptian alternative this Thursday!

  AIESEC, the world’s pioneering organization for encouraging cultural exchange programs and opportunities, and the second biggest international organization after the United Nations, is officially extending an invitation to everyone – and we mean everyone – to their Global Village Event happening this Thursday, April 6th, 2017.     The event will begin at 12 pm […]

Tween Brand ‘Justice’ Celebrates Diversity with a Hijabi Model

Tween Brand ‘Justice’ Celebrates Diversity with a Hijabi Model

  With hijabi models rocking Yeezy’s runway and Anniesa Hasibuan’s dresses at New York Fashion Week, the veil that was once a taboo in the Western world is now celebrated. Ohio-based tween brand, Justice, just announced its latest theme “See Yourself in Justice.”   With over 900 Justice stores around the world, including the UAE, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, […]

This Canadian Brand Just Encouraged Diversity in the Coolest Way

This Canadian Brand Just Encouraged Diversity in the Coolest Way

  Amidst world politics that made millions feel worthless, homeless and hopeless, Canada takes it one step further with diversity. The Molson Coors Brewing Company is a multinational brewing company, formed in 2005, and it is the world’s seventh largest brewer by volume. The company just moved people to tears with their latest ad, showing us […]

‘Prince of Egypt’ Concert Cancelled over Lack of Diversity

‘Prince of Egypt’ Concert Cancelled over Lack of Diversity

  The ‘Prince of Egypt’ cartoon some of us knew as kids (the one about Moses) has been turned into a musical, and a free concert reading of the new musical was cancelled after artists and fans criticized the casting, according to the New York Times.   The concert was to take place this month […]

5 Phrases Arabs Must Stop Using

5 Phrases Arabs Must Stop Using

No one is perfect. I mean, yeah, we’re pretty damn awesome, but at the end of the day, Arabs are far from perfect. Many of our faults lie in our silly old ideologies. Some of these notions are being cemented by some of the most obscene phrases. I present them below, but I’m not one […]