Miilkiina Music: VOL 002 Playlist Curated by Junior Adesanya
21st December 2020
The second volume of Miilkiina Music: a playlist curated by creator and founder, Junior Adesanya. Play now
Miilkiina Music: VOL 001 Playlist Curated by Losez
5th December 2020
The first volume of Miilkiina Music: a playlist curated by the Algerian musician Losez. Play now
What Now?
24th June 2020
A virtual open forum conversation about racial injustice, systemic oppression, education, community, and how we move forward from here. Hosted by Olu Alege (@olualege), Founder of No Noise (@nonoise.co). Watch Live
Cultural Reset and Story-Telling
28th May 2020
Moderated by Zeba Blay, in conversation with Mecca Williams, Michael Rotimi, Marjon Carlos, Courtney Yates, Mohammed Fayaz and Sara Elgamal. Watch Live
33 Black-Owned Collectives, Platforms, and Art Galleries To Support
24th June 2020
A running comprehensive list of Black-owned collectives pioneering the industry through ethical initiatives, intentionally inclusive opportunities and diversified story-telling experiences. Read more
OPEN YOUR PURSE: Where to Donate to Support The Black Lives Matter Movement
2nd June 2020
A comprehensive list of organizations and causes to support racial justice change now, and always. Read more
MONETIZE YOUR PRAYERS: Where to Donate to Support Lebanon Relief
7th August 2020
A comprehensive list of organizations and causes to support rebuilding Lebanon, now and forever. Read more
A Seat at the Table With Olu Alege
11th May 2020
For him, people run the world, and street-level research is his way of bridging the gap between capitalism and community. Read more
A Seat at the Table With Caláh Jones
9th December 2020
Read on to get to know more about Caláh, her work, and how she keeps it positive and poppin' online. Read more
A Seat at the Table With Offshore Agency’s Michael Rotimi
8th December 2020
Photography: Tanima Mehrota
Michael Rotimi is melanating a new face of fashion with his POC-exclusive talent agency, Offshore. Read more
Filmmaker Aziz Albraik Shares his List of the Best Horror Films
30th October 2020
From Hereditary to A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night, here are some of filmmaker Aziz Albraik's favorite horror films to watch this Halloweekend. Read more
Anaa Saber Rounds Up Her 10 Favorite Bollywood Films
27th January 2021
Guest Editor Anaa Saber shares her top 10 favorite Bollywood films. Trust her, you're going to want to add to your watchlist ASAP. Read more
Miilkiina Presents: The Beauty Evolution of Kohl Eyeliner
27th October 2020
Adornment for the eyes, protection from harsh sun rays, and the ultimate beauty statement. Learn about the evolution of kohl eyeliner and its origins. Read more
Miilkiina Recommends: Films About Self-Discovery and Intimacy
12th May 2020
Indulge in these films to temporarily fill the void of human interaction. #StayHome Read more
Beyond Toro
16th July 2020
The Princess Elizabeth of Toro not only took the world by storm through her beauty and grace, but stood up for her country through the power of law. Read more
Masculinity
10th September 2020
This type of patriarchy is shaping many modern workplaces for the worse, as “work-first” attitudes and aggression is still viewed as a sign of worthy leadership. Read more
The Visionary
10th November 2020
Renowned for his realistic depictions of Northern Africa, Jacques Majorelle was a French painter who traveled extensively, notably throughout Morocco. Read more
New Language
1st September 2020
Tosan Matthews dives into predicting how today's Black Lives Matter organization and activism may shape tomorrow's lens of communcation. Read more
A Shot In the Dark
7th August 2020
With the HEAT EP officially out, we take you through the single "Yallah" frame by frame and talk about the irrefutably talented ABIR. Read more
A RETROSPECT OF ONE OF THE FIRST FEMALE-DIRECTED ARAB FILMS: ‘THE SILENCES OF THE PALACE’, 1994
16th February 2021
In light of the passing of the late Moufida Tlatli on Feb 7th, 2021. Read more
Jay James Presents “GLORY”
2nd September 2020
Naomi Accardi takes us frame by frame through this visual masterpiece. Read more
Darryl Daley’s BLK Soap Is A Visual, Social Commentary Of The Black Experience
1st September 2020
Explore the cinematic masterpiece that is "BLKSOAP". Read more
Dwelling In The Authentic: Otman Salil’s ‘Le Fils Des Amazones’
17th November 2020
The Franco-Moroccan actor/director debuts a tribute to the beauty of Morocco through his new film. Read more
Inferno, An Ode To The Ambivalence Of Arab Womanhood
9th December 2020
If with “Rebirth,” Abir yelled out she’s tired of the constraining narrative surrounding Arab and Muslim women, “Inferno” is the battering ram tearing down those walls. Read more
Inferno, An Ode To The Ambivalence Of Arab Womanhood
3rd August 2020
If with “Rebirth,” Abir yelled out she’s tired of the constraining narrative surrounding Arab and Muslim women, “Inferno” is the battering ram tearing down those walls. Read more
Miilkiina Studio Presents Abir Rebirth
30th July 2020
Photography: Andy Madeleine
The multi-talented songstress has emerged from the flames and is reborn. ABIR, the Muslim, Moroccan, Arab-American pop princess is back with her best project yet. Read more
Katrine Hanna Plays Houdou’ Nisbi Exclusively For Miilkiina
8th October 2020
The Lebanese-Australian designer Katrine Hanna plays a beautiful rendition of Houdou' Nisbi on her beloved flute. Watch film
Is Astrology the Religion of the Youth?
13th October 2020
A reflection on how astral projection substituted the Catholic faith in my adult age. Read more
Seeking Romance 2.0: Love In The Time of COVID-19
11th May 2020
What happens to the quest for companionship when the world comes to a screeching halt? Naomi Accardi gives her Sex and the City inspired take on dating during COVID-19. Read more
Travel With Your Mouth: Let’s Eat With Zaynab Issa
13th November 2020
The creative who has her hands in everything (from food to fashion), talks us through her recipe for fried meatballs from her new book, "Let's Eat". Read more
The American Artist Reclaiming the Centennial Tradition of Quilting
18th July 2020
Naomi Accardi interviews Michael C. Thorpe on the luminaries that inspire his work and how switching artistic mediums brought him to the art of quilting. Read more
The Birth Of A Nation
17th June 2020
Wekafore Jibril tells us about his roots, inspirations, and his powerful fight for African representation in mainstream culture. Read more
This Is How You Can Help Beirut’s Fashion Industry
24th August 2020
Lebanon's own citizens are giving everything they have to rebuild their city. Read more
INTERWOVEN, A Project by KOTN and Miilkiina
15th September 2020
We partnered up with quality essentials brand KOTN for an editorial campaign to highlight extraordinary Egyptian talent. Read more
You Need To Know About Powerhouse Barakunan
12th May 2020
Striving to coexist as a multichannel platform that dishes out content in various media forms, the publishing house, and media collective has taken its first few steps in the world, launching early this year. Read more
Out of the Friendzone, Into A Business Partnership
23rd October 2020
Miilkiina’s founder Nadia Azmy in conversation with Moroccan singer/songwriter ABIR.
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Where Did All of The Jamaicans Go?
11th February 2021
A tale of two cities through the lens of a Jamaican-Londoner. Read more
Senay Kenfe’s Food for Thought
23rd September 2020
From organizing fundraisers and successfully supplying material for the only art program in the local school district to synthesizing educational resources into visually stimulating printed matter, down to providing fresh produce to the ones in need during the pandemic, Senay’s philanthropic hustle is a product of the circumstances that raised him. Read more
Camil Karam’s Yahala Studio and The Sacred Art of Collecting
11th January 2021
The Dubai-based artist and collector filling his space with everything Arab. Read more