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Stop with the assumptions about the Middle East and ask more questions

by Lehi Naseem, Contributor

February 24, 2016

My name is Lehi Mohammad Naseem. I am from Kurdistan, Northern Iraq and I am a Muslim woman. I do not wear a scarf, but I still believe in Allah, which is directly translated as God. I don’t believe everyone around me shou...

Prejudice and racism: They differ more than you might think

by Kemi Giwa, Staff Columnist

January 27, 2016

Racism describes a system built to keep a race or ethnicity away from success and evolution — a systematic disadvantage based solely on race. By that definition, minorities cannot be racist, per se, making reverse racism i...