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dustellar:

Ms Marvel #1
Story by: G. Willow Wilson
Art by: Adrian Alphona
Cover by: Sara Pichelli
Publisher: Marvel Comics
Cover Price: $2.99
Release Date: Wed, February 5th, 2014

The legend has returned!

Marvel Comics presents the all-new MS. MARVEL, the ground breaking heroine that has become an international sensation! Kamala Khan is just an ordinary girl from Jersey City—until she is suddenly empowered with extraordinary gifts. But who truly is the all-new Ms. Marvel? Teenager? Muslim? Inhuman? Find out as she takes the Marvel Universe by storm, and prepare for an epic tale that will be remembered by generations to come. History in the making is NOW!

Preview of Ms. Marvel #1 (featuring a 16 year old Muslim superhero from New Jersey) via. Wired.com

(via fyeahlilbit3point0)

The newest (and gorgeous) work from Racialicious reader and commenter alum Sabina England! (via guerillamamamedicine)

deafmuslimpunx:

“Allah Earth” a new short film which I shot and performed in Costa Rica. Islamic Sign Language Poetry, inspired by Sufi poets and inspired by my love for Allah and being awestruck by the beauty of Earth. I am a Muslim, and I am Deaf; I like to express my soul  through American Sign Language, so I wanted to combine Sufi Islamic poetry and ASL together. I was inspired by great Sufi and Urdu poets, like Rumi and Faiz Ahmed Faiz.

Please watch in 1080 HD. Closed Captioning is available for Deaf viewers who are not fluent in American Sign Language.

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