muslim http://kalw.org en American Muslim men bare their souls in new book http://kalw.org/post/american-muslim-men-bare-their-souls-new-book <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Two years ago,&nbsp;</span><a href="http://kalw.org/post/muslim-womens-love-lives-revealed" style="line-height: 1.5;">we interviewed</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;two local Muslim women about their intimate stories of love. These stories were told in an anthology called&nbsp;</span><a href="http://loveinshallah.com" style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Love,&nbsp;Inshallah: The Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women</em></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The book created such a stir, that the editors&nbsp;</span>Ayesha<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Mattu<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and&nbsp;</span>Nura<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Maznavi<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;were bombarded with letters from Muslim men saying who wanted to share their love stories too.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 23 May 2014 00:23:07 +0000 Hana Baba 44192 at http://kalw.org American Muslim men bare their souls in new book Finding a life mate, Muslim-style http://kalw.org/post/finding-life-mate-muslim-style-0 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Finding a life companion can sometimes be easy, like when you meet someone at work, at school, or at an event. But more often than not, it’s hard – especially when you come from a conservative culture where arranged marriages and parent involvement in choosing a spouse are common. Sixty-three percent of Muslims in America are first generation immigrants, and come with strong value sets that are not very compatible with the American dating scene.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 15 May 2014 01:47:34 +0000 Hana Baba 39617 at http://kalw.org Finding a life mate, Muslim-style Your Call: What does it mean to grow up muslim in the US? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-what-does-it-mean-grow-muslim-us <p><span class="s1">&nbsp; Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 42175 at http://kalw.org Your Call: What does it mean to grow up muslim in the US? Today on Your Call: Twelve years after 9/11, how has racial profiling changed? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-twelve-years-after-911-how-has-racial-profiling-changed <p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 32857 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Twelve years after 9/11, how has racial profiling changed? Bay Area Yemenis struggle to boost girls education http://kalw.org/post/bay-area-yemenis-struggle-boost-girls-education <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Not long ago, I attended a lecture at UC Berkeley’s Boalt Hall, the law school. It was just before sunset and about 100 Yemeni Americans – mostly young men – filled the room to see and hear their countrywoman, 34-year-old Tawakkul Karman. She’s the activist and revolutionary, who </span><a href="http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nobelprize.org%2Fnobel_prizes%2Fpeace%2Flaureates%2F2011%2Fkarman-facts.html&amp;sa=D&amp;sntz=1&amp;usg=AFQjCNGTwBLVbiDDrmnJWzYWeoMuOPflfw" style="line-height: 1.5;">won the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for sparking the revolution that ousted Yemeni president Ali Abdalla Saleh.</span></p><p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 00:20:31 +0000 Hana Baba 32349 at http://kalw.org Bay Area Yemenis struggle to boost girls education