Thursday, February 18, 2010

Dalai Lama Throws Snow at Press in Washington DC

LOVE HIM!! He's really funny.. even in person... He was at Emory last year and it was amazing hearing him speak... He's such a simple, thoughtful, insightful man!

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Hijab-wearing Women Rock!

Why hijab-wearing Muslim women have a real affinity for hard rock

Remona Aly in her Muse T-shirt

Hijab-weariing rock fan Remona Aly.

God gave rock'n'roll to you! So US rock band Kiss chanted in the early 90s, a cover of the original song by British group Argent. My relationship with this "divine" gift started early. At 12, I riffled through my brother's vinyl collection and emerged a fan of U2, Faith No More and Led Zeppelin.

Full Article from The Guardian UK.

Thursday, February 11, 2010