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Fear of marriage (a story of a wanted arranged marriage within the family)

Growing up in America, away from traditional culture of Pakistan, Roxanna, is in a situation. She is turning 24. Just graduated college and looking for work. 1,963 more words

Short Stories

Filmmaker, blogger … butcher? How TED Fellow Bassam Tariq works to upend conventional views of Muslim life

Artist Bassam Tariq is determined to shine a light on the incredible diversity of Muslim life – and he does it by any means necessary. Known for his blogging project… 3,255 more words

Film

Pakistani-Americans March Downtown To Protest Taliban Attack On School

(CBS) — Some members of Chicago’s Pakistani-American community came out to the Loop Saturday to protest the Taliban’s attack on a school in Pakistan earlier this month. 157 more words

News

Terror-Related Suit Delayed Over Secret Material

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MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — Classified material, which has been disputed, has delayed the trial of a Pakistani-American man’s lawsuit accusing the U.S. 196 more words

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Ramadan Routine

How is everyone? Ramadan Mubarak! Today is the fifth day of ramadan, and it is going great. I thought that it would be cool to share my daily Ramadan Routine and some ideas and tips for making your fasts go a little smoother. 569 more words

Ms. Marvel 4

Today, Suzanne and Drew are discussing Ms. Marvel 4, originally released May 28th, 2014.

“What’s Ms. Marvel supposed to look like?”

Kamala Khan

Suzanne: It’s easy to get wrapped into other people’s expectations of you.

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Alternating Current

“The Pakistan Four” Film Challenges Gender Stereotypes

By Hira Nafees Shah

What do a Muslim fencer, a Muslim top-chef; a Muslim weight-lifter and a Muslim standup comedian all have in common apart from their religion? 763 more words

Alumni