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Real Activism is About Merging Life with Purpose

Jaleh and I at dinner the first night we met. By Shireen Qudosi When people...


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Raising American Muslims in the “Era of Trump”

By Shireen Qudosi Being Muslim in America is seen as a challenge today, but...


Environmental Health Matters to American’s Health

By Kylla Benes In the late 1800’s Ellen Swallow Richards, Massachusetts...


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Why Education Matters

By Darrel Nerove Education is a core topic that matters to Americans and...


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America’s Public Lands: A Great Idea Born from Unity and Compromise

What do you picture when you think of America’s National Parks and Forests?...


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Immigrant Mothers Embrace American Traditions Through Their Children

Swati with her son. By Shireen Qudosi Years ago, I met Swati in her place of...


Curbing the Rising Cost of Healthcare

With all the news and discussion over America’s healthcare system, one thing...


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Simply Repealing the Affordable Care Act Should Not be the Goal

President Trump and many Congressional Republicans ran on a platform that...


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The Most Important Thing a Muslim Mom Can Do For Her Child

Being a child means being free to explore the world around you. Part of that...


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Should Schools be Preparing Kids for the "Self-Assembled Career"

In July of 2015, then Secretary of Defense Ash Carter gave a stunning speech on...