A Chance to Get Acquainted With That Muslim Next Door

It's been eight years since my writer colleague and Islamic law expert Sumbul Ali-Karamali first published her informative -- and charming -- book about … [Read more...]

Is an Istanbul Trip Too Risky for You? Here’s What You’re Missing

Jon and I took the kids to Istanbul back in pre-ISIS, pre-Arab Spring 2009. What we experienced was a energetic culture with a complicated past, great food … [Read more...]