Mehreen Kasana
Mehreen Kasana covers politics for Bustle. Her work includes digital media, race, and religion among other topics. She has been cited in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Al Jazeera America, Jadaliyya, BBC, Hazlitt, Guernica Magazine, etc. Previously, Mehreen was the Front Page Editor for The Huffington Post and staff writer for The Nation, Pakistan.

Latest Articles

Trump Supporters Are Literally Repulsive To Liberals

The 2016 presidential race had a polarizing effect on American social and political history, as almost every individual across the political spectrum had something to say about the main presidential r...
By Mehreen Kasana

Watch Bruce Fromong’s O.J. Simpson Parole Speech That Helped Free The Hall Of Famer

A source that may have surprised some people defended O J. Simpson during his parole board meeting on Thursday. Simpson was granted parole at a hearing in Nevada where he has spent the past nine years...
By Mehreen Kasana

Connie Bisbee Is Leading O.J. Simpson's Parole Hearing

O. J. Simpson has been at the Lovelock Correctional Facility in Nevada for the past nine years, but his fate may change on Thursday after a parole board meeting. The famous football player was found g...
By Mehreen Kasana

O.J. Simpson & Nicole Brown's Kids Reportedly Lead Simple Lives Today

When O. J. Simpson was put on trial for the alleged murders of his wife Nicole Brown and their friend Ron Goldman, the couple's two children — a son and a daughter — were fairly young. (Simpson was ac...
By Mehreen Kasana

O.J. Simpson's Sister Shirley Baker Reportedly Remains Supportive

After O. J. Simpson was found guilty of armed robbery nearly 10 years ago, the former NFL player found a reliable supporter in one particular person: his sister. Simpson's sister, Shirley Baker, has b...
By Mehreen Kasana

Snapchat Of Miniskirt-Clad Woman In Saudi Arabia Causes A Stir

According to the Saudi Arabian newspaper Okaz, a video of a woman wearing a miniskirt in Saudi Arabia is being investigated by authorities. The six seconds-long video caused a storm of mixed reactions...
By Mehreen Kasana

Justine Damond Was Shot & Killed By A Police Officer After Calling 911

On Saturday night, Justine Damond reportedly contacted the police to report a possible assault in the alley by the residence she occupied with her fiance in a Minneapolis neighborhood. The tragic repo...
By Mehreen Kasana

Caitlyn Jenner Is Considering Running For Office To Bolster LGBTQ Rights

In an interview that took place on radio host John Catsimatidis' 970 AM show, reality TV celebrity and transgender activist Caitlyn Jenner revealed she has "considered" running for office. The former...
By Mehreen Kasana

OJ Simpson Could Walk Free By October

One of O.J. Simpson's closest friends shared a message from him in the sports section of USA Today. Over a phone conversation, Tom Scotto told USA Today that Simpson said, "Tell them we will be playin...
By Mehreen Kasana

Why The University Of Wisconsin Is Fighting An Anti-Abortion Bill

Back in April, Andre Jacque, a Republican politician and member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, introduced a bill that sought to disallow University of Wisconsin from training enrolled individuals to...
By Mehreen Kasana

What Martin Landau Was Most Famous For Made His Legacy Possible

Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau passed away on Sunday at the age of 89. Audiences across the United States as well as the world were familiar with Landau's stellar performances in various movies and...
By Mehreen Kasana

10 Unexpected Things We Can Learn From Trump’s Body Language

Donald Trump's body language is a frequently discussed subject in political analyses. Media experts and body language specialists keenly observe the president's physical gestures and movements to siph...
By Mehreen Kasana

Trump's New Special Counsel Has A Background In White-Collar Crime

On Saturday the appointment of Ty Cobb, a new White House Special Counsel, was announced. According to a White House official who spoke with CNN, Cobb has been appointed to keep an eye on and offer st...
By Mehreen Kasana

Kellyanne Conway Says Criticism Of Her "Undercuts Modern Feminism"

While speaking to a crowd at the Family Leadership Summit in Des Moines, Iowa, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway shared her thoughts on criticism of her, Donald Trump, and the present political c...
By Mehreen Kasana

The New GOP Health Care Bill Doesn't Look Promising For Women

On Thursday, Republicans revealed their new Senate health care plan, but the revisions weren't promising. Despite the most recent tweaks and additions made to the bill, the piece of legislation is con...
By Mehreen Kasana

Jared Kushner Adds Dozens Of Foreign Contacts To Security Clearance Form

Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior White House adviser Jared Kushner has reportedly updated his top security clearance to include dozens of foreign contacts he hadn't bothered to mention in the past...
By Mehreen Kasana

Trump's Personal Lawyer Cussed Out A Stranger

Donald Trump's personal attorney Marc Kasowitz found himself in the media spotlight after a ProPublica report revealed that Trump's personal lawyer sent profanity-laced emails to a random stranger. A ...
By Mehreen Kasana

This Is Why Sexual Assault Survivors Need You To Fight Betsy DeVos With All You’ve Got

In January, Betsy DeVos said it would be “too premature” to commit to the guidelines laid out in Title IX on campus sexual assault, worrying advocates that fought for the Department of Education's com...
By Mehreen Kasana

A Harvard Committee Wants The University To Cut All Fraternities, Sororities, And Final Clubs

In a move destined to upset some members of the university, Harvard's faculty committee is recommending ending fraternities, sororities, and exclusive final clubs. On Wednesday morning, a committee of...
By Mehreen Kasana

Why Do Republicans Think College Is Hurting America?

The Pew Research Center's department on American politics and policy recently found that Democrats and Republicans' views of national institutions differ greatly — especially when it comes to higher e...
By Mehreen Kasana