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The Spectacular Culinary World of Muslim Chinese Immigrants

The test of any great Uyghur cook is to make a perfect, uninterrupted loop of noodle using only a ball of flour, water and their…

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,…