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The Muslim, Socialist 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,…

ICYMI: The Perilous Lives of HIV+ Men in Iran, In Defense of Perpetual Nakedness and How Push-Ups…

Is it Labor Day yet? Don’t tell my boss, but I’m feeling a little like we should just take today off. Think about it: How…

The ‘Jihottie’ Who Stole Her Heart

For the last three years, Priya’s social media feeds have been filled with tiny, lovelorn pleas sent out into the void. Things like: “I miss…

The Ex-Muslim and Ex-Jewish Guys on a Mission to Grow a New Foreskin At Any Cost

In 2015, Amar, 28, decided to leave Islam. He’d grown up as a “devout, practicing Muslim,” praying five times a day, fasting on Ramadan and…