How you can get involved in Islamophobia Awareness Month – #IAM2018

How you can get involved in Islamophobia Awareness Month – #IAM2018

Following growing headlines which point to the prominence of Islamophobia and to mark the beginning of Islamophobia Awareness Month, our founder Zahraa Ahmed sets out our plans for the month of November and how you can get involved in the discussion.  The month of November marks Islamophobia Awareness Month. Initially beginning as a day in [...]

Interracial Marriages: Between Ignorance & #Couple Goals

Interracial Marriages: Between Ignorance & #Couple Goals

In this article, Zahraa addresses the idea of marriage and how to tackle the many issues associated with this process within the Muslim community. This article was originally written for The Muslimah Diaries. Marriage. As humans, it’s a word we’ve either come to love or despise. From hearing about failed relationships to individuals who have [...]

Why Are Muslim Women So Invisible?

Why Are Muslim Women So Invisible?

From being represented as individuals who are hidden away from the public eye to being associated with terrorism, many argue that the representation of Muslim women within popular culture and history tends to miss the mark. In this article, we examine and analyse the traditional stereotypes that are often associated with Muslim women in the [...]

The Muslim Identity – Why more must be done to help young Muslims.

The Muslim Identity – Why more must be done to help young Muslims.

In a society where Muslims are constantly placed under the lens, examined, picked apart and policed for their views, it can be argued that the chances of young Muslims developing and suffering from mental disorders is increasing. From anxiety to depression, the mental and physical health of the Muslim community is deteriorating, with there being [...]