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As A Muslim Woman, I Believe Choosing To Wear The Hijab Is Not A Symbol Of Oppression – People Are

As A Muslim Woman, I Believe Choosing To Wear The Hijab Is Not A Symbol Of Oppression – People Are

By Gabrielle Deonath Two months before my sixteenth birthday, I made a decision that changed my life. For eight months, I contemplated whether I wanted to take this step, whether […]

Creativity

‘Uncovering’ Novel Explores A Muslim Society Threatened By Extremism & Its Effect On Women

‘Uncovering’ Novel Explores A Muslim Society Threatened By Extremism & Its Effect On Women

When we look at newsmedia coverage of religion or extremist incidents, we are only given the highlighted points and are often left to fill in the blanks or form opinions […]

Entertainment

Comedy Duo Behind ‘Shugs & Fats’ Web Series Busting Stereotypes Of Muslim Women In Media

Comedy Duo Behind ‘Shugs & Fats’ Web Series Busting Stereotypes Of Muslim Women In Media

Ahem, that should actually read “Award-winning Comedy Duo”! If you aren’t familiar with the ‘Shugs & Fats’ web series, now’s your chance. The show stars creators Nadia Manzoor and Radhika […]

Girl on a Mission

Harassed For Wearing A Hijab, This Muslim Woman Now Empowers Others Like Her To Raise Their Voice

Harassed For Wearing A Hijab, This Muslim Woman Now Empowers Others Like Her To Raise Their Voice

Are you sick of the Islamophobia coming from a certain US presidential candidate yet? We know the answer to that… But imagine what it must be like for Muslim men […]

Family Life

Photography Series Breaking Down Stereotypes About Girls In The Middle East

Photography Series Breaking Down Stereotypes About Girls In The Middle East

It’s easy to define the way we view women in the middle east, especially when we see the narrow depictions in the media. We are often reminded of that scene […]