// About

KABOBfest was started in 2004 as a response to the onslaught of citizen paranoia, media irresponsibility and subsequent misrepresentation of Arab and Muslim Americans following the events of September 11th, 2001 in the United States. There was a need for a blog that countered the emerging representations of these two particular groups and it was dire that these countering perspectives came from the groups in question themselves.

Over time the blog has developed into a platform for young activist writers, with questionable judgment and wit, engaging with critical ideas and events affecting the Global South. We cover issues ranging from your local protest gatherings to the commercialization whitewashed beauty to why people who support the two-state solution just aren’t [long-term] relationship material.

Needless to say, the blog has never shied away from controversy and skewering the deserved.

Nor from maklouba-induced comas.

Please see our FAQs for more information.

Recent Posts

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Ever wonder what Bashar Al-Trump would look like?
December 17, 2015
By Guest
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Top 5 Missing Things: The GOP Debate
December 16, 2015
By Guest
Jesus, Jesus was hot.
What Jesus Really Looked Like
December 15, 2015
By Guest
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Zionist Pigs… Literally
December 14, 2015
By Guest
Demonstrators protest against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad after Friday prayers in Kafranbel, near Adlb, December 23, 2011. Picture taken December 23, 2011. REUTERS/Handout (SYRIA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST CONFLICT) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS
Worst New Syrian Tax Ever
December 11, 2015
By Guest
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Possibly the Most American Hate Crime of All Time
December 10, 2015
By Guest
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What Anti-Muslim Rhetoric is Missing: Reality
March 23, 2015
By admin
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Oh the Horror of the Syrian Regime…
September 25, 2012
By Nabil
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So, Who’s the Threat to America Again?
August 20, 2012
By Guest
So where do we keep Islamophobia?
Where Do We Keep Islamophobia?
August 15, 2012
By Shubnum
 Source: http://bilgrimage.blogspot.com/2011/12/usccb-political-lobbyists-or-advocates.html
Lobbying Versus Advocacy
August 1, 2012
By Mehrunisa
Jesus Is Alive At Speaker's Corner
On the destruction of Speaker’s Corner
July 17, 2012
By Abubakr
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Stateless & Speechless, A Palestinian Regains Speech
July 12, 2012
By Hanitizer
Tyrone in a position of traditional Black prayer
White, Black American groups ‘swap’ summer interns
July 10, 2012
By Guest
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The Costs of Stripping
June 25, 2012
By Mehrunisa