An Author, Freelance writer, Musician, Women's rights activist



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An Author ("Prophecy and the Fundamentalist Quest",  "Islam, Women and the Challenges of today", and "Echoes from the Abyss"), a Freelance writer,  Women's rights activist, Musician, M.A., MBA, EdD.

 Recent Articles

Moderate Muslims show courage speaking out against extremists
Intolerance and the Religious Right
The Biggest Story of 2011 for Me? Bagging Bin Laden
Islamic World Must Unite to Condemn Attacks on Christians  
Another Sad Anniversary of Islamic Extremism  
The Veil Isn't About A Woman's Right to Choose
Human Rights Trump Religious Freedom in Polygamy Case
The Ban on Christmas Begins
Do Anti-Terrorism Act Amendments Threaten Free Speech?
"Honour Killing" Trial: Sinful to Be Canadian? - The Huffington Post
We Shouldn't Hesitate to Call Honour Killings Barbaric  - The Huffington Post
A Risky Bid for Statehood?
The Propagandist - Combat Jihad By Destroying Its Conceptual Roots
The awakening of Muslim North Africa
Muslims have nothing to fear from music class
Ground Zero Mosque is a “Trojan Horse”
Canadian courts must face down Islamism’s niqab
The Roots Of Terror Are Ideological
Polygamy should be outlawed in the Islamic world
Is it premature to teach six-year-olds about sexuality?
Canada should consider burka ban as consistent with a free society
Lets Debate the Theology of the BURKA
Thara - By Farzana Hassan
Afghanistan's Shia Personal Status Law treats women as second-class citizens
Why I refused to join the WISE Women’s ‘Shura Council.’
Banning burka in Canada will liberate many
Is traditional Islamic law on adultery fair to women?
Heritage Canukistan?
Does the Quran really mandate the Hijab?
VIEW: Quran — moral or legal code?
The "Islamic State": A Continuing Controversy
China As The Next Honest Broker?
The deadly face of Muslim extremism
Conservative Elements Of Muslim Community More Successful At Mobilizing The Vote
Was hijab a factor in the Aqsa Pervez murder?
A Forward-looking Ijtihad in the Modern Era
Muslim feminist perspectives on international women's day
The sanctification of the burka
Canadian bill to ban veiled voting...
Saudi Arabia's treatment of rape victim unconscionable
When tolerance becomes dangerous
A Beacon of Hope in NYC
Unite against the fanatics
Misplaced priorities of Muslims
A cultural balance
Say "no" to the oppressive Burqa (South Asian outlook)
The Hijab: Is it Religiously mandated?
An Odyssey in Faith
Muslims must denounce Jihadist doctrine
Free expression should not warrant charges of Apostasy
Towards democratizing education