Please stop following anti-abortion Muslims who are leading you down the path of abusing religion to whip up support for the expansion of state surveillance and the further codification of white supremacist Christian hegemony through the US courts. This will harm you too.
Happy Father's Day to the immigrant Papas who moved across the world to plant roots in an unknown land. The ones who didn't have a roadmap and are trying their best. The ones who never looked back in order to create a life where we can intentionally make choices they never had.
this is an absolute SHAME! afreen is a student activist that has been vocal against india’s anti-hijab bans and hindu nationalism. the state just illegally detained her family and demolished her home to the ground.
the silence is deafening. twitter.com/suchitrav/stat…
Iman is a 19-year-old Pakistani-Canadian teenager that has had a lifelong obsession with comic books. It’s obvious that as a certified Marvel fangirl turned actual superhero, Iman embodies the character of Kamala Khan herself.
Welcome @Marvel’s first Muslim superhero ⚡️
Even though @msmarvel’s story is relatable to anyone, this is a historic milestone for Muslim representation in Hollywood & media that deserves to be celebrated.
Like we’ve been telling you — teen girls will save the world ✌🏽3
“It just seemed like every decade or so, there’s a new character that comes around that catches the audience’s imagination. This character clearly did that.”
Here’s how @msmarvel, Marvel’s first Muslim superhero, came to life.
7 years ago today, Kalief Browder died. At 16, he was falsely accused of stealing a backpack, charged with a violent felony & prosecuted as an adult. The judge set bail beyond what his family could afford. He suffered at Rikers for 3 years, incl. 2 in solitary. 1/8
Kamala Khan (@msmarvel) is making television history for Muslim representation by doing what she does best — being a teenage girl.
And her story is not far off from the real women behind the superhero.
this is fucking traumatic just listening to it.
if cops (aka the people whose actual JOB it is to carry a gun) don’t even have the courage to protect CHILDREN FROM ONE (1) SHOOTER then wtf is the point? abolish the police! twitter.com/paleofuture/st…
honestly, i’ve been numb to the news of #Uvalde. it’s not surprising, it’s not unexpected, it’s actually not shocking at all. we let our politicians protect the NRA instead of the people, what do we expect will happen?
bush is worse than putin for people in parts of the world we’ve invaded with impunity.
what’s happening to ukraine is what the US has done + continues to do in other countries.
iraq lost 1 million civilian casualties. twitter.com/kenklippenstei…