In which Marina Diamandis continues to be a queen and shuts down body policing
Churchill was an awful, racist little asshat.
An adorable desert fox walking against the wind in Morocco.
Icon: Zahra Hindi, indigenous Amazigh musician.
For those genuinely curious. I’m not interested in polemics. If you’re not interested in understanding, don’t bother coming to me to argue. I won’t engage in discussions in which the only purpose is proving the other wrong.
- “That’s not Hijab!”
As a matter of fact, “Hijab” as…
An Ottoman map of Africa drawn in the 1600s - very cool and amazingly accurate source: CSUSB
Each May, crowds descend on the town of Kelaât M’Gouna in southern Morocco to celebrate the harvest of Damask roses from the nearby Dadès and M’Goun valleys. These delicate pinkish flowers are cultivated to produce rose oil, for perfumery, and the rosewater so beloved of Moroccan and North African culture and cuisine. As the town fills with blossom, music and the distinctive deep smell of roses, the festival begins…