How to be an ally to Muslims during Ramadan
by Iman Mohamed
It’s the middle of Ramadan, a Muslim holy month of fasting and prayer. Here are a few things to know in order to be a good ally this month.
May 14, 2019
Brit in Seattle attempts to live without food
by Sheridan Smalley
A journey into the global movement of people who say they can survive without eating.
Jun 4, 2013
Young Muslim counts the blessings of Ramadan
by Daaniya Iyaz
The scent of home-cooked food at three in the morning and the calm of utter silence as hundreds of people stand together in prayer can only mean one thing: it’s Ramadan. In my mosque, people from Egypt, Tanzania, Pakistan, India, Saudi Arabia, Denmark and countless other countries come together to commemorate this blessed month. While […]
Aug 16, 2012
Seattle Muslims prepare for long Ramadan days
by Hallie Golden
Fasting for 17 hours a day is no walk in the park. But it’s that much harder when the person sitting next to you is eating a cheeseburger, or a succulent slice of pizza. Or, for Mohammad Ismail, there’s that tempting looking Starbucks on the way to work. Born in Pakistan, this is the second […]
Jul 20, 2012