You don’t have to compromise your relationship with God to do what you want

by Yasmin Ali Samrah Chand Akhtar is an inspiring, driven woman who knows what she wants. She’s about to commence a three year graduate position at Colt in London as a Product Marketing Associate starting in September. I spoke to her about her inspirations, personal development, confidence and business… What does being a muslim woman mean to you? For me it means being deeply respected … Continue reading You don’t have to compromise your relationship with God to do what you want

How Women Are Redefining Their Image in the Digital Age

by Sonia Azalia Social media is more than just a virtual space for border-less interaction. Like a public journal, our feeds are a documentations of things, people, and places we find value in, to be shared with the world. Women from different backgrounds are taking advantage of this. We can see the diversity in how each of them chooses to portray themselves. It’s the only space … Continue reading How Women Are Redefining Their Image in the Digital Age

“We Need Women To Stand Up and Share Their Ideas to Make Us More Included”

by Yasmin Ali  Aleesha Choudhry is an ambitious, determined woman. We spoke to her about her project ‘STEM Girls’ and found out why she is passionate about female representation in the STEM world…  Tell us a bit about yourself… I study Chemical Engineering at the University of Hull, I am a Pakistani Muslim, and I love learning and teaching science subjects. What is STEM? STEM stands for … Continue reading “We Need Women To Stand Up and Share Their Ideas to Make Us More Included”

“I really believe Islam saved my life”

by Yasmin Ali Melissa Galvin-Cundill is a woman who wears her heart on her sleeve and says it how it is. We spoke to her about her journey to Islam, mental health and her raw, captivating ability to tell her story through poetry… Tell us a bit about yourself… I’m 22, I recently graduated with a degree in social work. I’m passionate about poetry and I … Continue reading “I really believe Islam saved my life”

“it’s important to talk about identity and have voices like mine out there”

by Yasmin Ali The first thing you’ll notice about Roda Musa is her graceful, beaming smile that suggests a sense of wisdom and self assurance. When you listen to her speak or read her work, your assumptions are correct. We spoke to the budding journalist about politics, feminism, race and her community… Tell us a bit about yourself… I’m 21, I’m in my final year of university, studying … Continue reading “it’s important to talk about identity and have voices like mine out there”