Amina Tayyab

Amina Tayyab
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Amena graduated from the University of Illinois at Springfield majoring in Accounting.

Op Ed: The Shade of My Identity

Here’s the thing: my skin tone isn’t very dark. But I was led to believe it was. I’m not ashamed to be considered dark or different, or that no one corrected me. I’m ashamed of believing myself to be a lesser person because of it. Regardless of how I actually look and where I get my skin color, my culture...

Is It Safe to Be An Angry Muslim?

For as long as I can recall, I have consistently expressed my thoughts and opinions as if it is second nature to me. It’s healthy to have discussions with others who have differing ideas and values, and personally, it helps me keep an open mind no matter where I go. Of course, there’s a certain art to voicing your...

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