Unveiled Thought

I Don’t Represent ‘Real Muslims’. There’s No Such Thing.

Just because my views are slightly easier to swallow and relate to, it doesn’t mean that the views of other Muslims are any less valid.

October 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

49% of Aussies Want to Ban Muslim Immigration. So What?

This week, an Essential poll gave us news that 49% of Australians would like to see a ban on Muslim immigration (full results here). First impressions are pretty simple. ‘Oh … Continue reading

September 25, 2016 · 2 Comments

STOP. TRYING. TO. STRIP. ME.

I refuse to be stripped down – stripped of my personality, my strength, my intelligence, my beliefs, my culture and my rights.

August 28, 2016 · 4 Comments

Burkini Ban: How an Innocent Pun Became Another Way to Erase Muslim Women

Who’d have thought a wet-suit-cap-little-skirty thing that covers ones nethers would be so controversial?

August 27, 2016 · 8 Comments

Calling All Hijabi Fashionistas: Refresh Your Spring Wardrobe With These Lovely Hijab Styles

Looking for inspiration to jazz up your wardrobe for Spring? I’ve got you covered! (Lol. Covered).

August 25, 2016 · 1 Comment

Sit Down; You Don’t Own My Voice

If you’ve never had to walk in the shoes of the post 9/11 generation please sit down. We can speak for ourselves.

August 21, 2016 · 2 Comments

American Christian Confronts Bigotry by Wearing Hijab

In December of 2015, though April of 2016, Nancy wore the hijab in her daily life as an expression of solidarity with the American Muslim community, and in support of freedom of religious expression.

June 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

Don’t Let Trump Use Evil to Perpetuate Evil

The importance of remaining pragmatic and not allowing divisive language to permeate our media cannot be understated.

June 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

Exactly the Same

Below is a creative piece on identity, written by HollyLouise13. ¬†Holly Louise is a young Australian writer who is passionate about a range of cultural issues including domestic violence, mental … Continue reading

May 1, 2016 · 1 Comment

Anti-Terror Spending Rise Marked by Exponential Rise in Attacks

We didn’t care when blood was shed overseas. But the impacts of terrible policies are slapping us in the face directly now. The deaths are far too close to home.

March 27, 2016 · Leave a comment