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Bracing for the Holidays with Little Mosque on the Prairie

by Tara Ashraf Christmastime  is coming.  That means it’s time for another eight hours of the day devoted to a holiday not all of us celebrate but all of us are meant to enjoy. When I was growing up, I … Continue reading

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Body Image & the Media: Calling for the New Look Model

by Tara Ashraf Why is it that America is always a little bit behind Europe?  (I don’t mean educationally — if we were talking about education, frankly, we’re light-years behind.)  But even in the realm of media, I’m ashamed to … Continue reading

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