Sexual Identity

Arab in America with Khaled Beydoun

This episode is a special one, because I had the honor and privilege of speaking with Professor Khaled Beydoun, who...

Sex for Biculturals: What Arab-American Women are Taught about Sex

[by Janan Shouhayib] Growing up Arab-American, I internalized two scripts for how a young woman should understand, conceptualize and experience sex....

Queer Arabs and the Influence of Mashrou’ Leila

[by Janan Shouhayib] ازا لمستك بحلاوة رقصك قربي علي شوي في جحيم تحت جلدي و انت ايديك باردين If you...

Are Arab & Muslim Americans Sincerely Supporting the LGBTQ Community?

by Nahla Aboutabl | Guest Blogger Waking to news of a terrorist attack or mass shooting has become an all too...

7 Taboos Arabs and Muslims Do Not Know How to Talk About

7 Taboos Arabs and Muslims Do Not Know How to Talk About

Some things are just plain awkward to talk about. When it comes to Arabs and Muslims, there are at least seven...

The #1 Reason Arabs & Muslims Live in Secrecy

The #1 Reason Arabs & Muslims Live in Secrecy

Like most people, Arab and Muslim Americans live in secrecy due to one universal human emotion: shame. In the winter...

Talking Taboo with Muslim Male Millennials

In this episode, I speak with YouTuber and aspiring actor, Karim Metwaly, as well as aspiring actor and filmmaker, Asad Farooqui,...