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Double sided: being an American teenager and a Pakistani daughter

By Sabika Mirza

Contributing Writer

Dunkin runs, leggings, the New England Patriots, Forever 21, Netflix-watching; these are some of my favorite things as an American-born teenage college student. 580 more words

Simmons College

Making America racist again (even though it never really wasn't)

Trump’s Muslim ban is having consequences for more than visa and green card-holders from the seven listed countries. My best friend and cousin, Faiza, was returning from her honeymoon in Belize Saturday evening, when she was held for hours at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. 666 more words

Review for Ticket to India by N.H. Senzai

My Summary: Maya flies from the U.S. to Pakistan to attend the funeral for her grandfather. There, she finds out that her family has roots in India through her grandmother, who moved to Pakistan after Partition. 622 more words


Review for Written in the Stars by Aisha Saeed

My Summary: Naila tries to please her parents, who give her considerable freedom in many ways. However, she breaks one of their strict rules about dating and boys by falling for Saif. 428 more words


Waking up in Trump-land.

What a week it has been! Just a few days ago, even on the day of the elections I thought about how exciting it will be for my little girl to see a woman president.  843 more words


Nadia Ali: The Muslim Porn Star Banned From Pakistan Says A Donald Trump Sex Scene Made Her Quit The Job.

Nadia Ali (born 1992) is an American erotic dancer who featured in some pornographic movies between 2015-16, receiving condemnation for being a practicing Muslim in that industry. 1,182 more words