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Chained by checkpoints

Ahlam Najjar writes to us from Palestine about the degradation one experiences upon being refused entry – based on ethnicity – to their homeland… It’s April 10, 2015. I stand here, patiently […]

Petit fours for Eid

As we near the end of Ramadan, many Muslims are preparing for Eid al-fitr celebrations by participating in the cultural traditions of baking sweets. It is always a rushed time amidst heightened […]