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The Brotherhood must not be seen as moderates
Recognition of troubling views such as those of Yusuf Al Qadrawi is critical if the world is to deal with the issue of terrorism, write Hassan Hassan and Ola Salem
February 12, 2017
Cover girls: the hijab’s fashion breakthrough
Modest fashion has taken a leap forward, becoming more accepted by the masses. From more Muslim fashion bloggers popping up on Instagram to an all-hijab fashion show during New York Fashion Week in September, the trend appears to be here to stay.
November 28, 2016
Hate crime and Islamophobia increases after Trump victory
Civil liberties organisations reported incidents in a number of states targeting Muslims, and there were hundreds of reports of intimidation and physical attacks on social media. Most of the reports involved racist graffiti or verbal abuse.
November 12, 2016
I ignored my health after my second child – and regret it
Ola Salem writes about how her health deteriorated after having two children, leading to a diagnosis of cancer
September 22, 2016
Child protection law arrives with great challenges
The new child protection law must be publicised to the public, writes Ola Salem
April 17, 2016
Furore over Tunisian actress Hend Sabry’s slipper song on SNL Arabia
While many found the skit amusing and relatable, going as far as calling it “spot on” – down to the choice of slipper – others have criticised the video and the 36-year-old actress.
March 8, 2016
Women elected to FNC must step up and be strong voices
The few women who have been Federal National Council members in the past have remained silent when key discussions on women’s rights have arised; this must change.
September 15, 2015
FNC candidates must learn lessons from last election on social media campaigning
Too many in the 2011 election focused their efforts solely on Facebook and Twitter, with many neglecting the more traditional forms of electioneering.
September 9, 2015
UAE People & Politics: FNC members with ‘unfinished business’ run for re-election
On the first day of FNC candidate registration last Sunday, at least four FNC members signed up again — around 10 per cent of council members.
August 20, 2015
Inside the FNC: Candidates must not exaggerate to win power
Although there were no official acknowledgements of breaches in election protocol during the last FNC election, in 2011, unsavoury practices were in place.
July 21, 2015