Across the table from me was a South Korean guy who had watched videos of me eating KFC during his time serving for his home country's national military. He had told me that watching my videos made him happy and miss America. Now we were on a first date because I am a crazy narcissist. I asked him careful questions about his years in the service and his home country.
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A few years ago, at the behest of my mother, I attended a Muslim marriage event in Glasgow. These are events where Muslim men and women meet for the purpose of seeking an ideal marriage partner. At the event, there were around five women to every man. Well-turned-out women sat around dejected, twiddling their thumbs, waiting to speak to the select few. Sadly, it's not an isolated example. Up and down the country, hundreds of women in their 30s and 40s within the Asian Muslim community are struggling to find a marriage partner.
Black woman shocked to discover that white man she was dating sent racist messages to his friends
By Carly Stern For Dailymail. A young black woman from Arizona says she was shocked to discover that the white man she had been dating for several months was writing racist messages about her to his friends. Tatum Patrice , 21, was spending time with the man recently and playing music off his phone when she discovered the group chat he kept with friends. Discovery: She was using his phone to play music and began scrolling through his messages — which is when he found a group chat he had with two of his friends. Tatum shared the disturbing racist messages on Twitter on May 27 after taking several screengrabs.
How does a middle-aged, white Scottish man living in the Scottish Highlands end up becoming a Muslim - especially when he hasn't properly met a Muslim in his life? For me, it all started when I heard the call to prayer from a local mosque while on a beach holiday in Turkey. It woke something up inside me, and inspired me to begin a spiritual quest. Back home in Inverness, I went to the local bookshop, bought a Qur'an and started to read.