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Experiences

Brown skin

Do they know I had to rock myself to sleep? Like an infant still growing, still seeking lost love, still cradling herself like a fragile mirror, hoping to glue myself together – alone – even if my skin was sheding….

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Inspirations

Roshan Ara Begum 1917-1982

Now I just spend my time in prayer and praise God through my ragas. – Roshan Ara Begum Roshan Ara was known as the Queen of Music, a master vocalist. She sang in classical South Asian musical traditions, associated with…

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Inspirations

Tahia Carioca 1915-1999

A lot of people think I am impolite but I am not…I’m straightforward. – Tahia Carioca Tahia Carioca was a dancer and movie star, who became known as the Marilyn Monroe of the Arab world. She was one of the…

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Interviews

Interview: Houzan Mahmoud

Houzan Mahmoud is one of the founders of Culture Project, and a writer, feminist and public lecturer. She has just brought out a collection of Kurdish women’s writing. How did you go about collecting stories for the anthology Kurdish Women’s…

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Opinions

Macron’s two-tier republic

‘We have created our very own separatism. It is a ghettoization which our Republic, with initially the best intentions in the world, has allowed to happen.’ Emmanuel Macron, President of France, laid out his vision of an ‘anti-separatism bill’ which…

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Say her name: Shukri Abdi

In early 2017, Zamzam Arab Ture and her five young children embarked on a life-altering journey from a refugee camp in Kenya to the small, and predominantly white, town of Bury, Greater Manchester. The family had fled a protracted civil…

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Grooming gangs: facing the truth

A recent independent review into child grooming and abuse in Manchester in the mid-2000s has revealed horrific details of how the victims were denied protection, and turned away by British police officers and social workers. The victims had been deliberately…

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Opinions

Defining “Islamophobia”

The APPG’s definition of ‘Islamophobia’ is a triumph for fundamentalists “Islamophobia is rooted in racism and is a type of racism that targets expressions of Muslimness or perceived Muslimness” – All-Party Parliamentary Group on British Muslims definition of Islamophobia The…

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Experiences

Violence against women: Three stories

Three real-life incidents, which I was a direct witness to, have contributed to shaping my perception of violence against women. One At the age of twelve, I woke up one morning to the news of the killing of my 14-year-old…

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Opinions

Feminism is for black Muslimas too

Growing up, I never identified as a feminist. This is not to say that I did not believe in equality. To be perfectly honest, as a child I never considered my sex a limitation. I was blessed enough to be…

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Fifty.

The shooting at Christchurch Mosque in New Zealand happened on the 15th March. It was a Friday. People were attending Friday prayers. Six people were confirmed dead before the day was over. After I found out about the attack, I…

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