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Sunday Letter, Peace, Travel, Food, Fashion (July 25 to 31)

Goltune’s annual project Fashionable Muslim Women challenges the status quo of Islamic female representation in traditional media by capturing the grace, fashion and beauty in Muslim women. The project is always conducted on the day of an Eid al-Fitr prayer, or during a large gathering of Muslims in conventions and conferences.


11Once you step across the line, you cannot go back

Summary: A review of the documentary Red Lines, which follows two activists fighting for democracy in Syria  

Source: Goltune




12A British Columnist Attacks a Muslim Female Anchor for Reporting on Recent Nice Terrorist Attack

Summary: A senior British columnist questioned whether Fatima Manji, a Muslim hijabi female news anchor, has been the best choice to anchor coverage of the event playing out in Nice, France

Source: Geo TV



13A Disabled Muslim Female Arab Comedian Shakes Common Beliefs

Summary: Maysoon Zayid is a stand-up comic Muslim girl from New Jersey with a unique neuro-disease

Source: Fortune





9 More Heritage Sites You Can Add to your Travel List


Summary: UNESCO added nine new sites to its list of World Heritage Sites last week.


Source: UNESCO





Food-Friday: Saffron Ice Cream

Summary: Royally yellow Saffron ice cream is very easy to make. Follow Azadeh to learn more.


Source: Goltune