In an organic move combatting gender inequality and perceptions in the Middle East, a group of five college-aged Emirati women have formed the first all-girl rock band.
Ainee Fatima, 22-year old college junior, activist and spoken word artist, became the first hijabi to be featured in Seventeen Magazine this month.
Writer/director Sarah Polley on her documentary "Stories We Tell"
Since the Arab Spring began, Egypt has been crawling through cataclysmic episodes of turmoil. Egypt has seen different avatars of its people who stood defiant in the face of police crackdown, calling for a regime change.
While this may have seemed like a political battler, Egypts artists were equally involved at every step of the revolution, helping shape the future of their nation
If the previous film was your entrée into the franchise, then you'll likely find this the perfect sequel. But for anyone with any knowledge of or fondness for Star Trek pre-J.J. Abrams, Star Trek Into Darkness is a decidedly mixed bag that strives mightily to achieve a resonance it hasn't earned.
Your style says a lot about you. So what does Kobe Bryant's style say about him? And Dwyane Wade? The NBA is full of personalities and trendsetters-- on and off the court.
How a Palestinian American young man is using poetry to connect and explore the saga of human existence.
In the Middle East/North Africa, young musicians have taken up hip-hop as a soundtrack to their revolutions and campaigns for justice. Rappers from the region join Amed Shihab-Eldin of HuffPost Live.
I first became aware of the comic stylings of Hasan Minhaj a little over years ago thanks to vids like "Abercrombie Door Greeters" and "Indian Spider-Man."
Last year, on the first anniversary of Egypt's uprising, we featured music by Arab-American composer Mohammed Fairouz.
Immigrant stories, apartment squatters, disco dwellers, tiger attacks and stool robberies - yes people stealing stool samples - these are the funny tales that make up The Tiger Hunter, a weaving story Lena Khan is bringing to the silver screen.