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Your Daily Muslim: Samira Ahmed Jassim al-Azzawi

Your Daily Muslim: Samira Ahmed Jassim al-Azzawi

Samira Ahmed Jassim al-Azzawi was well past her first midlife crisis, and after going through menopause, decided it was time to have another. The Iraqi Muslim, dressed in the traditional Islamic ninja costume, made it her mission to recruit other women to her newfound cause: jihad. She crafted a new image for herself (without Botox), […]

Your Daily Muslim: Ali al-Husayni al-Sistani

Your Daily Muslim: Ali al-Husayni al-Sistani

Getting old must be difficult, especially if you’ve never been able to enjoy anything in life. It would probably make a person incredibly foul and bitter… like Iraqi Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Husayni al-Sistani. A strict Muslim regarded as one of Iraq’s highest religious authorities, 82-year-old al-Sistani’s sole purpose in life at this point seems to […]