Author

Inas Younis

Inas Younis

Inas Younis was born in Mosul, Iraq, and emigrated to the United States as a child. She is a writer and commentator who has been widely published in various magazines, websites and anthologies. Her work has been featured by the Unicorn Theatre, and she is the co-author of several children's books, including the forthcoming title, Strangers in Jerusalem.

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The "Tribute in Light" memorial lights up lower Manhattan near One World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2018, in New York City. The tribute at the site of the World Trade Center towers has been an annual event in New York since March 11, 2002. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

With another Sept. 11 passed, let’s dedicate ourselves to faith without fear in Kansas and world

By: - September 18, 2022

Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Inas Younis was born in Mosul, Iraq, and emigrated to the United States as a child. She is a writer and commentator who has been widely published […]

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Most if not all the important provisions in the Kansas Legislature's Parents' Bill of Rights are already in place, writes Rabbi Moti Rieber. (Jon Cherry/Getty Images)

The fight for special education is worth it — for families and Kansas’ future

By: - June 26, 2022

Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Inas Younis was born in Mosul, Iraq, and emigrated to the United States as a child. She is a writer and commentator who has been widely published […]

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We must build a better path through a culture that damages Kansas teens’ mental health

By: - May 29, 2022

Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Inas Younis was born in Mosul, Iraq, and emigrated to the United States as a child. She is a writer and commentator who has been widely published […]

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An original copy of the Declaration of Independence, printed the evening of July 4, 1776, is seen at the exhibition "Democracy Plaza" at Rockefeller Center in New York City. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Grappling with democracy taught this Kansas resident an important lesson: Politics should be boring

By: - April 14, 2022

Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Inas Younis was born in Mosul, Iraq, and emigrated to the United States as a child. She is a writer and commentator who has been widely published […]