Ms. Raheel Raza, Canada

Ms. Raheel Raza, Canada

Raheel Raza is President of The Council for Muslims Facing Tomorrow, author of the book Their Jihad – Not My Jihad, award winning journalist, public speaker, activist for human rights, gender equality and dignity in diversity. She is recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal for service to Canada and is the first Muslim woman in Canada to lead mixed gender prayers. Raheel has made a documentary film called “Whose Sharia is it anyway?” dealing with the sharia debate in Ontario, Canada and she runs a Forum for Learning for youth to educate them about the dangers of radicalization and terrorism.

  

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Sessions:

Panel: Political Islam: Where Is It headed?