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Islamophobia around the US increases with anti-Palestine rhetoric 

University of Southern California valedictorian’s speech was canceled by the university, citing security concerns. Asna Tabassum, the 2024 valedictorian, is a Muslim woman who wears hijab. Previously selected in April, the university provost Andrew Guzman wrote, “While this is disappointing, tradition must give way to safety. This decision is not only necessary to maintain the safety of our campus and …


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The Water Issue: Taking Action

How can we help those who are facing water-based injustice? Check out our first article to read about the topic, as we outline in this part how to take action to tackle these injustices. 1. Urge your local representatives to invest in water justice and solutions Food and Water Watch states, “We need a major federal investment in our public …


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Stop Overconsumption during Ramadan

Ramadan is a month of fasting, increasing spirituality, and reflecting on one’s privileges. Through the month, Muslims have a responsibility to fast from worldly pleasures, and instead focus mind and body on the spiritual. Through Ramadan, however, it is necessary to understand how Muslims can commodify religion, and become influenced by the nature of overconsumption in the West.  Overconsumption is …