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British MC Challenges Stereotypes With Her Feminism, Islamic Faith & Hip Hop Music

British MC Challenges Stereotypes With Her Feminism, Islamic Faith & Hip Hop Music

Back in 2015 we shared a post about two British artists who were breaking barriers and challenging stereotypes merely with their presence. The female hip hop duo known as Poetic […]

October 24, 2016 ×
25 Y/O Quits Job & Starts Youtube Channel To Dismantle Negative Perceptions About Muslims

25 Y/O Quits Job & Starts Youtube Channel To Dismantle Negative Perceptions About Muslims

With so much negativity and division in the world today, it’s easy to want to stay home, retreat in our safe spaces and hope we don’t become targets of the […]

September 26, 2016 ×
Our Conversation With Dr. Nora Amath About Feminism, Islam & Interfaith Dialog, Part 2

Our Conversation With Dr. Nora Amath About Feminism, Islam & Interfaith Dialog, Part 2

In Part 1 of our conversation with the brilliant Dr. Nora Amath from Australia, who is a Muslim woman working with a number of organizations (one of which she co-founded) […]

April 6, 2016 ×
British Artist Sarah Maple’s Controversial Work Makes Her Our New Feminist Hero

British Artist Sarah Maple’s Controversial Work Makes Her Our New Feminist Hero

We are living in a time of increased visibility about feminism, gender equality and the need for greater women’s rights around the world. Yet with that visibility comes an increased […]

August 3, 2015 ×
Islam’s Answer To Miss World, ‘Miss Muslimah World’ Shows A Unique Side Of Muslim Beauty

Islam’s Answer To Miss World, ‘Miss Muslimah World’ Shows A Unique Side Of Muslim Beauty

When you think of beauty pageants you think of girls with big blonde bouffant hair waving at the crowd in a faux smile probably wearing some extravagant ball gown or […]

July 21, 2015 ×
‘Jewels Of Allah’ Book Shares Untold Stories Of Iranian Women During The Revolution

‘Jewels Of Allah’ Book Shares Untold Stories Of Iranian Women During The Revolution

We are avid readers here at team GTHQ and love to get stuck into a book written by or about women from around the world. So when we heard about […]

July 13, 2015 ×
Tunisia’s New Constitution Centered On Women’s Rights & Equality

Tunisia’s New Constitution Centered On Women’s Rights & Equality

Nothing changes a country more than a revolution. Sure, wars can ravage and destroy and change it for worse, but a revolution brings about new hope. Tunisia is a country […]

May 5, 2014 ×