Lifestyle

Collaboration for Education: Dafa Hoja & Emmen Ahmed’s new line will help educate children in Pakistan

Pakistani-American clothing brand Dafa Hoja recently collaborated with lauded artist Emmen Ahmed to create the Inquilab Zindabad (“Long Live the Revolution”) collection. This line is geared around highlighting the importance – the “revolutionary” force – that education plays in the lives of children in Pakistan and around the world. All proceeds from this collection will […]

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TBB Travel

Bittersweet

By Mark Okrim (pseudonym) It was twilight hour in Amsterdam’s Red Light District when the drugs started to kick in. Apparently the dark chocolate I had wasn’t just simple and innocent shreds of solidified cacao, but was infused with something that makes some people tune on some Pink Floyd and lay out under the stars […]

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Jobs/Internships, Lifestyle, Thoughts

“Why Not Now!?”

Human beings, I think, love to devise ways they can avoid doing a chore or anything relatively laborious, from going to work to going to the gym. We will literally do anything to avoid a little work. Personally, I’ve always struggled with thinking before doing a task, even when the task is simple, like….. washing […]

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Lifestyle, Thoughts

Packing Happiness

By Ali Khan Flashback to August 2016, I just returned to the States after a week-long life-altering trip to Jordan with Helping Hand (An NGO that focuses on Relief and Development). Without going into too much detail, I had a unique opportunity to visit refugee camps consisting of people predominately displaced by the Palestinian and […]

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Podcasts, TBB Travel, What Muslims Look Like

EP 09: rapper Anik Khan discusses his come-up, representation, hip-hop and more

In this week’s episode of “What Muslims Look Like”, rapper Anik Khan joins us to discuss his come-up story, his affinity for hip-hop, association to Gary Vaynerchuck, Jidenna and Hasan Minhaj, and much more. We hope you enjoy this conversation half as much as we did! Check out Anik online: http://www.soundcloud.com/anikkhanmusic https://twitter.com/AnikKhan_ https://www.instagram.com/anikkhan_/ our social […]

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TBB Travel

Whistler Peak

Whistler, Canada is a small town located at the base of some of the most dangerous and wild peaks in all of North America. Sprawling with avalanches, rocky terrain, and cliffs, it’s no wonder its home to some of the most daring adventure seekers and travelers in the world. The people of Whistler have a […]

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Lifestyle

#OnTheRise: Alif Theory

  My latest guests in the #OnTheRise series, Alif Theory members Shimmer and Farosty, just dropped a mega-viral hit in their video “Paki Gang” and have been holding it down for the culture for a minute. Check out the next big content creators on the web: They’ve been making great content for years Farosty started […]

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Lifestyle, TBB Travel, Thoughts

Clichés

Clichés. We hear them all the time. Some resonate with us, others don’t make sense. Well as I am sure you have heard, “everything happens for a reason.” As you may know, this could not be further from the truth. My trip was filled with validation and proof of many clichés you probably have heard […]

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TBB Travel

Bite of Dubai

  Dubai, being the most populated city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is the center of food culture for the Middle East and Southeast Asia. Sprawling from its crevices comes the spice markets that contain the richest and most diverse ingredients from Saudi Arabia all the way to the east of the Philippines. If […]

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