The Clean Air Campaign!

The Clean Air Campaign!

Redefy could not be more thrilled to share the Clean Air Campaign!  This project was spearheaded by Cierra Moore (Vice President of Redefy), Abby Atkeson (Head Officer of Film), and Alexis Davis (Film Team Member). The Clean Air Campaign is an effort to rid our vocabularies of derogatory terms, racial slurs, micro-aggressions, and words and phrases … Continue reading

Interview: Dr. Omid Safi

Interview: Dr. Omid Safi

Redefy Interview with Dr. Omid Safi Interview by Ziad Ahmed (Founder and President of Redefy) On Wednesday, September 9th, I had the incredible opportunity to interview Professor Omid Safi. Dr. Omid Safi is a Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at Duke University. He is also the Director of the Duke Islamic Studies Center, … Continue reading

Halt the Hate Crimes

In a country that is deemed to be an accepting, tolerating, and most importantly safe place for everyone to live and thrive, no matter their ethnic or religious background, we have seen and continue to see crimes and violence related to just that: ethnicity and religion. Only a few days ago, Ahmad Al-Jumaili, an Iraqi … Continue reading

A Plea To End Our Societal Look Policy

In 2008, at the age of 17, Samantha Elauf interviewed for a job at an Abercrombie Kids store in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Elauf was applying for the position of sales model.  Applicants are scored during their interview on their “appearance and sense of style”, whether they are “sophisticated and aspiring”, and if they are “outgoing and … Continue reading

Announcing the Clean Air Campaign!

redefy is excited to announce our first initiative as a part of our 2015 mission: The Clean Air Campaign! The Clean Air Campaign is an effort to rid our vocabularies of derogatory terms, racial slurs, micro-aggressions, and words and phrases which belittle populations and are a detriment to society. The Clean Air Campaign is inspired … Continue reading