by Beenish Ahmed Jun 11, 2015 Updated: Jun 11, 2015
Islam has a rich tradition of engaging with sexual practices and even promotes sexual pleasure. Muslims around the world are trying to reclaim -- and even revolutionize -- how many have understood their religion's perspective on sex.
by Beenish Ahmed Mar 13, 2015
"Some of the oldest Christian communities in the world are disappearing in the very lands where their faith was born and first took root," a report issued by the Center for American Progress notes.
by Beenish Ahmed Mar 4, 2015
"Our fun and smile will fight ISIS.”
by Beenish Ahmed Jan 26, 2015
It’s the first time that anyone has faced justice for a crime that has been committed against an estimated 91 percent of Egyptian women.
by Beenish Ahmed Nov 24, 2014
If the Hunger Games blurs the lines between real life events and great myth, it’s not by coincidence.
by Beenish Ahmed Nov 21, 2014
"We hear every now and then that girls die because of this. I'm afraid of that. But we are not scared of the authorities."
by Zack Ford Sep 9, 2014
The U.S. State Department urges Egypt to protect the rights of its LGBT citizens.
by Hayes Brown Aug 19, 2014
We have entered the twilight zone.
by Hayes Brown Jul 15, 2014
Hopes for an end to the week-long escalation were dashed as the Israeli military resumed airstrikes after Hamas rejected a ceasefire deal.
by Hayes Brown Jun 23, 2014
Amnesty International called the verdict a "dark day for media freedom."