Noor Tagouri gained international recognition after launching her online campaign, #LetNoorShine, in 2012. More recently, Tagouri's exasperated facial expressions during a Fox News panel discussion about the Paris attacks became a new Twitter meme

Tagouri, a writer and public speaker from the D.C. area, challenges stereotypes and injustices that Muslim-Americans face. Currently, her primary focus has been advocating for Syrian refugees: