Post Tagged with: "Muslim"

Iranian Journalist Launched An Online Magazine To Increase The Visibility Of Muslim Women In Sports

Iranian Journalist Launched An Online Magazine To Increase The Visibility Of Muslim Women In Sports

During the Rio Olympics in 2016, we saw some powerful images of female athletes wearing the hijab competing in various events. One image in particular, of an Egyptian volleyball player […]

May 10, 2017 ×
The Launch Of Nike’s Pro Hijab Was Designed To Encourage More Muslim Women To Play Sports

The Launch Of Nike’s Pro Hijab Was Designed To Encourage More Muslim Women To Play Sports

With Nike’s launch of it’s branded hijab, there have been some heated reactions. There are a number of people who are cheering the move, and of course, the expected amount […]

March 20, 2017 ×
The Heroic Foster Dad Who Only Looks After Terminally Ill Children, Because No One Else Will

The Heroic Foster Dad Who Only Looks After Terminally Ill Children, Because No One Else Will

It’s stories like this, and men like Mohamed Bzeek, who remind us that there is far more good in the world than bad. At a time when there is increasing […]

March 16, 2017 ×
London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

He made history in May after being elected as London’s new mayor. Sadiq Khan, 45, the son of a Pakistani bus driver, became the first practicing Muslim to lead a […]

October 10, 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 ×
This Group Of Indian Women Are Pushing For Gender Equality At The Intersection Of Religion & Feminism

This Group Of Indian Women Are Pushing For Gender Equality At The Intersection Of Religion & Feminism

When we think about feminism around the world, we look at it as an education into the lives and struggles of women in varied ways, and how they are fighting […]

June 2, 2016 ×
Ibtihaj Muhammad Will Be The 1st Team USA Athlete To Compete At The Olympics Wearing The Hijab

Ibtihaj Muhammad Will Be The 1st Team USA Athlete To Compete At The Olympics Wearing The Hijab

She may not yet be a huge household name like Michael Phelps or Missy Franklin, but athlete Ibtihaj Muhammad is the new face of Team USA. Come August, when the […]

May 19, 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 ×
Our Conversation With Dr. Nora Amath About Feminism, Islam & Interfaith Dialog, Part 1

Our Conversation With Dr. Nora Amath About Feminism, Islam & Interfaith Dialog, Part 1

This is a conversation we have been planning to share with our readers for a while, but we needed to find the best person to have it with. Given that […]

March 30, 2016 ×
Meet The President Of Mauritius – A World-Renowned Scientist, A Muslim, & A Woman

Meet The President Of Mauritius – A World-Renowned Scientist, A Muslim, & A Woman

Hey ladies, it turns out Beyonce was right – girls really DO run the world, literally! There is a growing list of female heads of state around the world and […]

February 26, 2016 ×
Watch This Young Muslim Feminist Break Down Social Norms In 3 Minutes

Watch This Young Muslim Feminist Break Down Social Norms In 3 Minutes

You may have just read the title of this article and are scratching your head thinking “there are WAY to many juxtapositions going on there!”. But you have read correctly, […]

November 9, 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 ×