September 2012

Delving Into the Myth of the Muslim Tide

September 30, 2012

When Anders Breivik killed 77 people in Norway last year, he did so because of his ideology, which was developed partly by extremists who make a living off of creating fear of Muslims in the hearts of those in the West. These fear mongers make claims and twist numbers to fit their words in such […]

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It’s All the (Muslim) Rage- Tales from the Excluded Middle

September 19, 2012

I have to admit, I haven’t seen the movie (well, actually trailer) of the offensive movie on YouTube that mocks the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) called Innocence of Muslims.* The movie, or trailer at this point once again, has sparked a furor from some Muslims in a few countries that has even resulted […]

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The Quest for a Flat White

September 11, 2012

Two years ago, when I went to Australia with my little sister, we were at a cafe for breakfast early into our trip and I was trying to figure out what coffee drink to order. Even though I had planned to get mochas from most places, I felt like having just a regular cup of […]

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A Post on ISNA (Yeah, late, I know…)

September 10, 2012

I attended the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) convention this past weekend in DC. Okay so I’m kind of behind on updating this blog so it was actually over Labor Day Weekend. ISNA is “the” yearly Muslim conference, with thousands congregating to one spot. I’ve only been a couple of times before and wasn’t […]

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