Sexual Politics In The South Asian Muslim Community

Women are encouraged to be submissive and chaste to avoid unwanted sexual attention, men are encouraged to be outgoing and are praised for wilfully scoping out the market of women (and I say market because the construction of sexual politics positions women as desirable objects or goods that must be thoroughly examined for flaws and … Continue reading Sexual Politics In The South Asian Muslim Community

Writing back to the misogynistic tirade that is plaguing our communities.

Tired of  the male narrative? Yeah, me too.   Seeing the western world so openly hateful of Muslims is deeply worrying and can make Muslims feel dejected because it just affirms a fear of being hated. But seeing the Muslim world so hell-bent on presenting women as a problem, is also deeply worrying and likewise … Continue reading Writing back to the misogynistic tirade that is plaguing our communities.