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5 Tips on How to Deal With Street Marriage Proposals

It’s tough out there for a Muslim Girl. Islamophobes, anti-hijab feminists, racists, misogynists, and murderous clowns to name a few of the big bad wolves we encounter in our daily lives. Then there’s that puzzling species of men who offer marriage proposals in public places. More often than not, these proposals will come after an…

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Men Are Now Using Marriage Sites for Blackmail & Revenge Porn

There are many success stories of people finding their partners via matrimonial websites, social media etc., but with any unexplored territory, there are dangers awaiting. In a world where instant communication, and the sharing of information is easier than it has ever been, there appears to be a sinister development in the ways technology is…

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10 Things I Learned While Watching the US Presidential Debate as a Brit

1. Not fully comprehending sexual assault is a universal problem.  Trump’s deeply offensive comments that surfaced earlier this week, where he mentions that women should be grabbed by their p*ssies, have caused the uproar many of his previous comments about ethnic minorities, Islam, war veterans etc. should have had. His sorry-not-sorry statement afterwards demonstrates how sexual assault is still…

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Muslim Women and the F-Word — Feminism

At this point I don’t think there is a person on the planet that has not heard of the “Brexit” palava of June 2016 that got us Brits freaking out about our future. It left a lot of us scratching our heads in disbelief that more than half of our country voted against something that…