Tag: human rights

You Will Never Believe What Happened To Me At Sephora Because I am A Hijabi Muslim

I was recently at a Sephora where I was treated in a disrespectful manner and ignored because I am a visible hijabi Muslim. (This happened to me the last time that I was at the store as well but I did not say anything.) I live in the Deep South and I am used to

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Love Story from the Underground Railroad

My name is Kaya Gravitter. I am the great-great-great granddaughter of a love story that comes from a dark time in the United States history.My great-great-great grandfather was a slave. He was forced here from the shores of West Africa, in the Atlantic Slave Trade. My great-great-great grandmother was a Native Indian of the the

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Stop Using the Muslim Convert Stereotype

I, and many other Muslim Reverts are apart of this stigma and this stereotype among Muslims and non-Muslims. We are disliked by Muslims and Non-Muslims. We struggle fitting in with our families, old friends, and our now new Muslim brothers and sisters. I did not want to write this article but I feel I have

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Amal Clooney Wants to Sue ISIS(Daesh)

Amal Clooney has recently made comments that she wants to take the terrorist organization, the So-Called Islamic State (Daesh) to court and sue them. She wants to force Daesh to take responsibility for how they have been treating the Yazidi people. The Yazidi are a religious form of the Kurdish ethnicity whom are in parts of Iraq and Syria.

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