Halal carts began in response to the high demand of a warm, nostalgic, halal meal by Muslim cab drivers across New York City. These food stands were definitely aimed at those who required the food to be halal for religious purposes. However, something changed. It unexpectedly appealed to those who had absolutely no religious reasoning for purchasing it. The diverse flavors, convenience, and price all appealed to the city’s public and thus began the craze for halal food. To learn more, check out the article below as well as the rest of the articles on the website!

We are students at Macaulay Honors College at Baruch, who have been studying immigration to New York this semester. Immigration has had a profound impact