Topic: islamophobia


FFFF: What Does a Feminist Look Like?

Shugs & Fats, a.k.a. Nadia Manzoor and Radhika Vaz, are a comedy duo self-described as “two Hijabis striv to find themselves by adopting the ... [ more ]

Shugs & Fats, a.k.a. Nadia Manzoor and Radhika Vaz, are a comedy duo self-described ... [ more ]

Shugs & Fats, a.k.a. Nadia Manzoor and Radhika Vaz, are a comedy duo self-described as “two Hijabis striv to ... [ more ]

Zaynab Khadr on a Hudson's Bay blanket on Parliament Hill, wearing a niqab

#dresscodePM and Why We Should All Support Women Who Choose to Wear the Niqab

Stephen Harper's opinion on the niqab is impossible to justify in the Canadian context. The last thing the State needs to do is step ... [ more ]

Stephen Harper's opinion on the niqab is impossible to justify in the Canadian context. ... [ more ]

Stephen Harper's opinion on the niqab is impossible to justify in the Canadian context. The last thing the State ... [ more ]

An Immigrant Woman’s Message to White Feminists

We immigrant women of colour struggle to breathe, and to be empowered, to be given a voice and space in left-wing platforms like alternative ... [ more ]

We immigrant women of colour struggle to breathe, and to be empowered, to be ... [ more ]

We immigrant women of colour struggle to breathe, and to be empowered, to be given a voice and space ... [ more ]

Quebec “Charter of Values”, Islamophobia and Feminism

by Arwen McKechnie I am a long time reader of the Toronto Star, and like many progressive Canadians, I see it as the only ... [ more ]

by Arwen McKechnie I am a long time reader of the Toronto Star, and ... [ more ]

by Arwen McKechnie I am a long time reader of the Toronto Star, and like many progressive Canadians, I ... [ more ]

Gender Focus Panel: SCOC Ruling on Wearing Niqabs in Court

This past week the Supreme Court of Canada issued a ruling on whether Muslim women have a right to wear a niqab in court. ... [ more ]

This past week the Supreme Court of Canada issued a ruling on whether Muslim ... [ more ]

This past week the Supreme Court of Canada issued a ruling on whether Muslim women have a right to ... [ more ]

On the Shafia Case

Thanks to Elamin Abdelmahmoud for letting me cross-post his article, which I came across at the Battered Women’s Support Services Ending Violence blog. Hey yo. I ... [ more ]

Thanks to Elamin Abdelmahmoud for letting me cross-post his article, which I came across at the ... [ more ]

Thanks to Elamin Abdelmahmoud for letting me cross-post his article, which I came across at the Battered Women’s Support Services Ending ... [ more ]