A throwback to my very first blog post!
Assalamu alaykum, peace be upon you.
My name is Safiyah, I am a revert Muslim and let me tell you about why I want to write a blog.
We are now living in an age where many headlines and news stories somehow relate to Muslims or Islam in some way. There’s no denying that the majority, if not all, of these ‘stories’ portray Islam in a negative light. Furthermore, Muslims are often the perpetrators in the media – the big bad unknown. We all know the impact media can have on public knowledge and therefore influencing public opinion. However insignificant one Muslimah’s view may be in the grand scheme of the British patriarchy, I still want to voice my opinions and my views on whatever topics may be relevant day to day and whatever else I want to share my views on – because I can.
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