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Should All Women Wear Hijab to Aviod  Harassment?

Should All Women Wear Hijab to Aviod Harassment?

“More than half of all women (57%) said they had experienced verbal harassment and 41% of women said they had experienced physically aggressive forms, including following, flashing, and groping.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 February 2015 13:02

Uncovered! – Why More Women Are Taking Off Hijab?

Uncovered! – Why More Women Are Taking Off Hijab?
Off the top of my head, I can name over twenty women who have removed their Hijab in the past year, and as one by one of my family and friends throw in their scarves, it gets harder to be amongst the
Last Updated on Sunday, 01 February 2015 12:04

Iraqi Women Under ISIL: Back to the Dark Ages?

Iraqi Women Under ISIL: Back to the Dark Ages?
It is hard to imagine how a country that is so rich in such advancement can be expected to go back into the dark ages where any woman that does not meet the ISIL ‘requirements’ are sold into slave
Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015 16:22

Canada: New Law Against Polygamy

Canada: New Law Against Polygamy
While polygamy is already illegal in Canada, the act re-frames the practice as if it is something widespread in immigrant communities and deserves special attention as a result.
Last Updated on Sunday, 25 January 2015 11:47

Charlie, Boko Haram & 3 Uncomfortable Questions

Charlie, Boko Haram & 3 Uncomfortable Questions
2,000 currently feared dead in unprecedented Boko Haram terrorist carnage in Northern Nigeria this week. Two thousand. No round the clock coverage on CNN or other networks. After all, the victims are
Last Updated on Thursday, 15 January 2015 14:25

I'm Neither Charlie Nor ISIL

I'm Neither Charlie Nor ISIL
Of course, Charlie Hebdo has the full right to practice its own freedom of expression in the fashion it deems suitable in line with its own policies. And we have the right to strongly criticize them i
Last Updated on Sunday, 11 January 2015 11:41

Qur’an Recitation in Christmas Carols?

Qur’an Recitation in Christmas Carols?
As a child, I attended service every Monday at my Church of England school – to this day, I know the Lord's Prayer by heart along with countless hymns, as do many British Muslims of my generation.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 December 2014 11:53

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