Ottoman coffeehouses in the U.S.

For nearly five centuries, coffeehouses or cafés have been important cultural spaces that represent globalization, rapid change, function a4872b9c6b(y1){var…

Eid in America and the New York Mosque

Muslims in the U.S. and all around the world will be celebrating the Islamic festival of sacrifice, Eid al-Adha (in Turkish, Kurban Bayramı) today.

Remembering Muhammad Ali’s Legacy

The world once again remembers “The Greatest” on the second anniversary of his death. The legendary Muhammad Ali was not only a heavyweight champion boxer, he was perhaps the world’s most inspiring…

The American Leonardo and Sultan Abdülmecid I

Eleven years ago, Steve Jobs unveiled a gadget to the public he considered to be “a revolutionary product that changes everything” in his “uniform”— a pair of blue Levi jeans, grey New Balance …