Bina Shah is a writer for NY Times, Muslim feminist, and a stellar journalist. She has written many articles that I do enjoy and find valuable for public discourse. I highly advise you to read her work.
However, she has recently spouted a cliche fallacy on the discussions around Islam. She has suggested that Bill Maher and Sam Harris should not discuss Islam reform because they’re white men. We had a twitter exchange in response to this. Below are screenshots of our exchange.
In the video below is my chat with Yasmeena Ali. Yasmeena is a feminist who is an erotic nude model, atheist, vegan, and a photographer. We discuss her childhood transitioning from Taliban Afghanistan to the United Kingdom; leaving Islam; becoming an Ex-Muslim; death threats from family; hijabi porn; sensuality versus sexuality, etc. It was a wonderful conversation.
Linda Sarsour was the head of the Women’s March in the United States. There is a great irony and contradiction in letting someone who deflects criticism from the misogynistic Saudi Arabia lead the Women’s March. Let’s examine some tweets. Continue reading →
Check out the video below to tune in to my amazing conversation with “The Free Thinking Rani”. We spoke about her conversion to Islam; the Dawah scam; Islam’s effects on her social/family life; path to apostasy/doubt; and finding a community in The Ex-Muslims of North America. Enjoy! Click for more!