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One piece of cloth

It’s Halloween, 2019, and Asiya Huda Ahmed is not going to her friend’s party in costume – though to the world, it certainly does not look that way. She looks nothing like herself. She’s wearing something different, something that makes her look… well, she’s not sure what it makes her look like yet. She still …

Dear Shurah

Dear Shurah, I’ve run for shurah every single year of undergrad. I served three years on the board – one as Faith Chair, two as Outreach. Now I’m watching elections roll around one more time, and it’s just starting to hit me that I’m not running again.  I’m not going to block out my Tuesday …

The Democratic Party isn’t as pro-minority as they claim, and their treatment of Ilhan Omar shows it

Congratulations, Democratic party. You’ve invented a new kind of stupid. The kind of stupid where you take your loyal, excited, diverse demographic and sideline them. The kind of stupid where you take one of your freshman Congresswomen, Ilhan Omar, and take turns slamming her in a way that reeks of hypocrisy. But she’s more than …