Ameer Al-Khatahtbeh
Published December 15, 2021

Ameer Al-Khatahtbeh is the founder and editor-in-chief of, an online community and media outlet created for and by millennial and Gen Z Muslims.

Since its launch in 2019, grew from a pitch for the Asian American Journalist Association’s Catalyst program into a platform with more than two million followers across Instagram, Twitter, TikTok and Snapchat; most of its content resides on social. Its viral infographics have covered the Yemen crisis and the contentious use of an Islamic prayer during a Savage X Fenty show

After graduating with a bachelor’s in journalism and media studies from Rutgers University in 2021, Al-Khatahtbeh was named one of Forbes 2021 “30 Under 30.” His work with has been featured in Business Insider, PAPER Magazine, Religion News Service and other outlets.

A Jordanian-Palestinian man wearing a kufi stands against a red brick background.

Courtesy of Ameer Al-Khatahtbeh

Pronouns: He/him

Expertise: Millennial and Gen Z Muslims, social media, digital media, Muslim news, American Muslim community.

Location: Jersey City, N.J.


Twitter: @ameer and @muslim

Instagram: @ameer and @muslim

TikTok: @muslim

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