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Why Do We Think Muslims Don’t Wipe Their Asses?

From getting it, to eating it, to having it, welcome to Ass Week, MEL’s weeklong exploration of the body part du jour. Growing up as a…

The Muslim Guys Getting Swole for the Prophet

This is the latest installment in the Body Issue, our weeklong examination of the male form, where men get real about what they look like,…

Saudi Arabian Teens Risk Arrest and Fines to Celebrate Halloween

When Aatish, 23, hosted a Halloween party over the weekend — a small gathering of friends at his parents’ house that mostly involved board games,…

The Muslim Gubernatorial Candidate Who Almost Made History in Michigan on What’s Next

In August, many political pundits predicted that American electoral history would be made. Abdul El-Sayed, a 33-year-old former physician, Ivy League professor, and until 2017,…