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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,…

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…