On the 19th February 2016, MDI’s Zara Faris was invited to SOAS [School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London] by the group Malaysian Progressives of United Kingdom [MPUK] to debate Marina Mahathir, a board member of the Malaysian secular advocacy group SIS [Sisters in Islam] and daughter […]
The video of MDI’s Zara Faris speaking on the topic of ‘Feminism and the concept of Madinah’ is now online and available to watch below.
The podcast hosts of the ‘Mad Mamluks’ talk to MDI’s Daniel Haqiqatjou about the Dad and Hijabi daughter viral photo, an intro to feminism, and rape culture epidemic.
This recent article is worth some attention from the Muslim community: Coeducation at university was – and is – no triumph of feminism Obviously I don’t agree with the author on what gender equity and equality looks like. Nonetheless, there are some important insights for us here. In […]
Muslims have committed acts of terror. They have murdered and bombed and caused all manner of heinous death and destruction. Western political groups have taken these crimes as an opportunity. They insisted that these acts of terror were not isolated incidents. No, these were just the tip of […]