Muslims Like Us is a new reality show set in Australia featuring a group of Muslims who share a house in Sydney’s Northern Beach area where, according to the narrator, there were “no Muslim … [Read more...]
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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.
After the Iranian revolution in 1979, the country started a crackdown on music – even banning traditional Persian music. Restrictions have recently loosened -- with pop, rock and even rap becoming … [Read more...]
In this op-ed for CNN, radio host and comedian Dean Obeidallah writes about the box-office success of "Black Panther," saying it gives him hope that "one day my minority group, Arab Americans and … [Read more...]
Based on the best-selling novel by Deborah Ellis, The Breadwinner is an adult animated drama film directed by Nora Twomey, and executive produced by Mimi Polk Gitlin and Angelina Jolie. The film, … [Read more...]
British actor and playwright Asif Khan is passionate that Muslim voices be heard, particularly on stage. Last year he wrote the play Combustion which The Stage called “a surprisingly comic look at … [Read more...]
In this op-ed for The Hollywood Reporter, columnist (and NBA Hall of Famer) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says that he is hopeful that recent feature films and TV series such as "The Big Sick" and "Master of … [Read more...]
Playwright Sarah Badiyah Sakaan says Muslim YouTube beauty vloggers inspired her new play The Art of Hijab, Kohl Black, and the Right Way to Pray which is about the juxtaposition of online beauty … [Read more...]