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It's Eid! Let the feasting begin. But first...

If you haven’t seen this video, please take a few minutes and watch. It’s the best Ramadan video I’ve seen yet.

As someone without a “mainstream” holiday in the United States, I have learned that my holiday is treated a bit differently. 254 more words

Run Away, Run Away as Fast as You Can

I know there will be those who think I have run away from my problems, leaving home and that life behind.  I won’t allow you to say that about me though.   174 more words

More trust would be nice.

There are times when it’s nice to be taken care of.

Then there are times that parents don’t trust you enough to take care of yourself. 143 more words

20-year olds, please get married when you're ready to get married, not when you should.

As a South Asian American, I feel a bit predisposed to pressure.

I know I should be a certain size, especially because the only people who look like me in film are a certain size. 285 more words