Confronting Internalized Islamophobia

This essay was published on MuslimMatters.org, which is an excellent resource on Muslim affairs. Last semester, I was teaching Roxane Gay’s essay …

Justin Trudeau wants to be me.

I wrote this essay, in which I get both political and a bit personal, for The Guardian. Recently surfaced photos of Canadian …

Trump and the El Paso massacre

I wrote this comment for The Guardian. Donald Trump continues to play his cynical game of dodging responsibility, shifting blame and exploiting …

The Squad v. The Mob

I wrote this essay for The Guardian: So now we know what the 2020 election will look like. It will be “the …

The Squad is Us

I wrote this essay on “the squad” for The Guardian: On Monday, the best of the United States of America was on …