Movie Review: Girl Rising

A powerful and captivating film documenting how these brave young girls are forcing their path against the odds.


Florida County Elects First Muslim Woman

Sharief is the first African-American, and the first Muslim, elected mayor for Broward County


12 Muslim Artists Take Center Stage in Oklahoma City

12 Muslim artists display their art work in Oklahoma.


New Jersey Woman Sues University Citing Discrimination Harassed

Muslim woman sues New York university for discrimination.


Conan's Cartoon Comic Comment Crap

Late night comedian Conan O'Brien's tweet about female Muslim superhero backfires.


Nobel Peace Winner Donates Cash Prize to Yemen

Proceeds will benefit the families who lost family in the Yemeni uprising.


Saudi Women Campaign For Right to Drive

October could be an important month for women in Saudi Arabia. Utilizing Twitter as a means to rally supporters, a new campaign is challenging the informal ban on women as drivers.


A Humble Request to the Titans of the Fashion World...

A must-read for anyone indulging in Anniversary Sales, Previews, and any type of FALL shopping right now in the dead of summer heat


Ramadan Chic: Taking It From Day to Night

How to take your A.M. look into a busy evening of iftars, mosques, and more...


pregnancy tips

Pregnancy is hard so ILLUME has gotten our mommy writers together to give their tips! In this article, a journalist and mother of 4 gives her tips on surviving pregnancy.