Meet These Successful Young Muslim Canadians


The coming episode of the CBC-documentary “14 and Muslim” will feature the journey of young Muslims to success, highlighting the challenges facing their transition to adulthood, CBC reported. The new episode, which will be broadcasted on September 21, will feature eight young Muslims who have found meaningful ways to give back to their...

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These musicians and thinkers want to spotlight the mystical dimension of Islam


The Misaq-E-Ishq performance started late, but I didn’t mind. It gave me time to learn about my seat partner’s love for poetry – which started suddenly after reading an Elizabeth Barrett Browning poem in university, and had consumed her – and the afflictions of her heart.  I won’t name her;...

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Muslim-Jewish Conference Organizer Has South Florida Ties


A group of 70 young professionals from 17 countries split evenly between Muslims and Jews recently came together in Essaouira, Morocco for an inaugural conference on Muslim-Jewish relations. The conference was organized by the Muslim Jewish Interfaith Coalition, the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding and the Mimouna Association under the patronage...

Women & Wellness

The Photos Challenging What a Muslim Woman Should Look Like


When Alia Youssef was in Grade 10, for one of her first real art projects, she depicted a Muslim woman looking at herself in the mirror happily and another image showing a black and white image showing a silent Muslim woman with paint over her mouth. The first was titled The...

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