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    “This year Chanukah is different, but it still brings me much needed light amid the darkness”

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    “Yes, my Diwali plans have changed but it feels more important than ever to celebrate this year”

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These beautiful illustrations show the reality of Ramadan during lockdown

One woman shares illustrations of what the month means to her, from fasting during the day to sharing Iftar over Zoom.

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“I had Iftar over Zoom with my family and still felt the warmth of camaraderie”

One writer shares her experiences of observing Ramadan during lockdown.

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“Now more than ever, Ramadan is giving me a chance to reflect on what’s important to me”

“Ramadan has always been about family and friends laughing, singing and praying together. This year we won’t have that opportunity.”

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Women for Women International offers hope as a lifeline initiative

Meet Stylist’s new official charity partner

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just delivered a sermon to Congress on LGBTQ+ rights

The congresswoman accused lawmakers of using their faith to justify bigotry.

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“Why we should never forget the Holocaust”

Almost one third (32%) of Brits know little or nothing about the Holocaust.

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Trump just hired a televangelist to be his personal “faith advisor” in the White House

She believes that anyone who opposes Trump is opposing God.

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Megan Phelps-Roper on finding freedom through Twitter

"I really, really appreciate the freedom I have, and it’s wonderful."

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“On 11 September 2001, my religion became a ‘threat’ – and it’s stayed that way ever since”

Eighteen years after the deadly attack on New York’s World Trade Center, a Muslim woman explains how that moment changed her world forever.

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Hail Satan? These Satanists want you to know the truth about The Satanic Temple

Sadie, Chalice and Jill engage publicly and unapologetically as Satanists. Here, they reveal what life is really like in The Satanic Temple.

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Louis Theroux's newest documentary, Surviving America's Most Hated Family, sees him revisiting Westboro Baptist Church.
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Louis Theroux on why he chose to revisit ‘America’s most-hated family’ for his new documentary

"They’re selling hand-made artisanal hate in an era in which you can get mass-produced hate at your local supermarket far more easily."

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Bad opinion of the day: the Dalai Lama thinks that any female successor must ‘be attractive’

We all love a bit of spiritual sexism

Ayisha Malik on what it's like to be the only Muslim in an English village
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What it’s really like to be the only Muslim in a small English village

“We had thought we were putting the world to rights; he had thought he was saving the world from another terrorist.”

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Ramadan 2019: 5 women on what the month has meant to them

In a world where we’re still seeing Muslim women stereotyped in pop culture, it’s important to hear from the everyday voices.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Why Gucci can't get it right when it comes to cultural appropriation

The Italian fashion house has come under attack for their "Indy Turban" and for good reason

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Elisabeth Moss just addressed the parallels between Scientology and The Handmaid’s Tale

“The Handmaid's Tale lines up so perfectly parallel with my own beliefs,” explained the actress, who has been a member of the Church of Scientology since childh

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This nun faked her own death to pursue a life of ‘carnal lust’

Joan of Leeds created a dummy to fool her sisters

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Lady Gaga just taught us a valuable lesson about Christianity and homophobia

Addressing Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen, she spoke out against schools who discriminated against LGBTQI children

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Why two nuns have been accused of embezzling money to fund gambling trips to Sin City

And Twitter has reacted accordingly.

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Why was Iraqi influencer Tara Fares executed in Baghdad?

10 weeks ago, the 22-year-old was executed while driving through Bagdad. Stylist investigates

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