Rap artists, bringing a voice to the disenfranchised from Tunisia to Palestine to Tahrir Square to Mali, inject brilliant protest lyrics into a musical genre dominated by self-centered performers, … [Read more...]
About the MOST Story Bank ...
The MOST Story Bank is a live archive of stories on the most current events, people and cultural perspectives of Muslims in America and around the world. With writers in mind, MOST carefully selects story-driven news from the most reputable published sources.
The doctor-turned-entertainer is accused of insulting the president in skits that draw comparison to Stewart's "The Daily Show." With sharp wit, Bassem Youssef has emerged as a celebrity in … [Read more...]
Although her childhood was full of betrayal, trauma and abuse, Yemen’s first female filmmaker, Khadija Al-Salami, is bringing change and progress to the women of her homeland. By documenting their … [Read more...]
Ayad Aktar’s play, Disgraced, has won the 2013 Pulitzer Price. Now that the story of a successful corporate lawyer with a closeted Muslim-Pakistani past has gone up in lights on Broadway, what does it … [Read more...]
Ghostface Killah, the popular rapper who woke up spiritually after visiting a mosque, has announced his plan to make an album about God. He’s 42 now, no longer smokes pot, and just hopes he can keep … [Read more...]