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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,…

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…

How Ramadan Forces Two Very Different Generations of Muslim Men to Confront Depression

During the weeks leading up to Ramadan, the Islamic holy month in which Muslims customarily fast from sunrise to sunset, Aatif Khan’s friends and family…