By Anonymous One morning, she rises from her bed and plops her brown wings on the sheets and chirps to her mother as she get ready to swing her brown wings to the sky, “bye amu! i love you!” only to receive a heap of silence and a […]
By Rami Balh All my life I had to hide who I was to protect myself. Because of my family’s traditional Middle Eastern background and viewpoints, I was forced to hide my sexuality and beliefs about the world for my own safety. I learned to smile […]
My hijab is my crown.
Whatever we have: this passion, this fire…it doesn’t come often.
Being transgender and a person of color with parents who are immigrants is a particular experience.