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Frustration: Living In A World Against You

Last night a friend on Facebook posted an article about the transgender high school senior  Lila Perry from a high school in Missouri. Lila had come out as a transgender girl the prior year, and was required to take a gym class for the credits during her tenure at the school.  1,134 more words

Transgender

Why Black People Hate White People

Black People Hate Whites

My first point on this seemingly impermeable reality is that racism as it is experienced by most is by and far more a perception that serves to validate a deep seated belief. 2,865 more words

Surah Nahl (16) 02/09/2015

With the name of Allah Most Gracious, Most Merciful.

Success of the committed believers

Verse 42: “To those who leave their homes in the cause of Allah, after suffering oppression,- We will assuredly give a goodly home in this world; but truly the reward of the Hereafter will be greater. 124 more words

E-halqa

Are You Playing Oppressor In Your Classrooms?

In our schools, are we silencing the students that sit in front of us? Are we putting out that fire in a student? Are we teaching students that dissent is unpatriotic? 762 more words

Education

Ten Year Old Afghan Girl Buries her Toy Gun and says No to World War*

Ten Year Old Afghan Girl Buries her Toy Gun and says No to World War*

By Dr. Hakim

Ten-year-old Sakina, an Afghan street kid, had this to say, 1,021 more words

Humanities

Language Matters

What do we do when people are really trying to help, but getting it wrong? Do we smile and be generous and accepting of their clumsy attempts? 1,158 more words