Manifesting culture the American way

America is all about celebrating cultures Рthink of GermanFest, China Town. Lots of festivities, folk performances, what have you. But when a certain culture seeks to create a comfort zone for itself, and do so in a place as apple-pie as the Y, some feathers get ruffled. Read on. This Huffington Post article by a political science professor titled Who is afraid of Muslim women exercising looks at a slice of the Muslim American life. 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/avi-spiegel/whos-afraid-of-muslim-women-exercising_b_1702957.html

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What we don’t hear enough about Muslims …

Engy Abdelkader writes in the Huffington Post about Muslims, under the title Ordinary Muslims Doing Extraordinary Things,  that escape the attention of you know who. Well-written, good reading.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/engy-abdelkader/ordinary-muslims-doing-extraordinary-things_b_1655479.html