Tunisian President Calls for a Secular End to the Story of Gender Inequality

Tunisian President Calls for a Secular End to the Story of Gender Inequality

  Amidst presidential election campaigns in Tunisia, current president, Beji Caed Essibsi, has called for equality between men and women in all fields, including those of heritage and marriage. To say Essibsi’s proposal has caused a media frenzy would be an understatement.   Last Sunday, on Tunisia’s National Women’s Day, the Tunisian president called the […]

Muslim Teen Flawlessly Shuts down Islamophobic Nonsense by Texting Her Dad

Muslim Teen Flawlessly Shuts down Islamophobic Nonsense by Texting Her Dad

A few days ago a 17 year-old Muslim girl by the name of Lamyaa- residing in Pennsylvania tweeted a screenshot of an iMessage conversation she had with her father.     The conversation she tweeted was one that involved Lamyaa asking her father a direct question regarding his reaction and/or opinion should she decide to […]

9 Female Muslim Heads Of State Who Broke Boundaries

9 Female Muslim Heads Of State Who Broke Boundaries

On June 5, 2015, multiple award-winning scientist Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim assumed office as President of Mauritius, becoming the first woman in her country to hold that position and one of only nine female Muslim heads of state in history. Here’s a glance at those strong Muslim women leaders who led nations, inspired peoples and broke […]