is a professor at the University of South Florida. She grew up in Kuwait.
is co-host of the Al Jazeera America TV show, “The Stream.” He’s a playwright, and a first-generation Pakistani-American.
emigrated from Russia to Dallas, Texas when she was eight years old. She grew up in the Russian Orthodox Church.
is Mexican-American, a lawyer, and a single mother. She lives in Seattle.
is a scholar of modern history with a focus on the Middle East. He has taught in the U.S., Turkey, and Spain.
is a PhD student in New York City studying Arabic and Comparative Literature.
is a program officer in the Education and Training Center/International at the United States Institute of Peace.
is a poet. He lives in Boston, Massachusetts, where he and his wife are active Muslim members of a Unitarian Universalist congregation.
grew up in Istanbul and now lives and teaches elementary school in New York.
is a retired federal prosecutor and the father of 11 children. He lives in New York.
is a campaign communications specialist for the Service Employees International Union.
lives in Dallas, Texas where she volunteers with the Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation.