These strong women will change how you see Islam.
He was recognized on the 2014 “Super Lawyers” list, which recognizes outstanding legal professionals.
One day, far from now, when the sands of time threaten to fall no more. I will read my words and I will remember why I married a Muslim man.
Terrorism itself is its own religion — and it is one almost impervious to logic or persuasion.
I even started having a self-hatred, I didn’t like other people that looked like me. Or, when I would see other Arabs in public or at a mall, speaking in Arabic loudly and for example if some women in their group wore a hijab, I would flee to anywhere.
“But the vulnerability is palpable now. You don’t have to be on the battlefield or attending a protest or committing a crime to be shot dead or blown to bits. You could be at the airport heading to visit your mom, at a nightclub dancing with your friends, at work.”
I assure you, no major religious scripture – that is not taken out of context – says to openly hate someone else.
My god said he loved me. So did my abuser.
Pray for the victims, but don’t forget to be angry. Not at another group of oppressed individuals, but the people who strip these groups of agency and identity.