American musician Eric Alabaster loves Pakistani food, culture, speaks Urdu, and plays "Desi" music. His music studio in Brooklyn, New York, is known as "Little Pakistan." VOA Deewaa's Samin Ahsan has his story.
From their fight for the right to vote to the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, American women have struggled and achieved a lot. That history is on display at the National Women's Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, New York. As Samina Ahsan reports the museum pays tribute to the achievements of American women.
Two mosques in northern Virginia teach youth about the dangers of Islamist extremism. In the wake of the massacre in Orlando, VOA's Samina Ahsan visited to find out more about the mosque's efforts to prevent young people from falling into extremist ideology.