British female converts finding TRUE feminism in Islam

By: Hasnet Lais

Are female converts to Islam part of a new wave of feminism? Alana from ‘Make me a muslim’.

You’d think after watching BBC Three’s Make me a Muslim documentary, being a female convert to Islam is so riddled with fault lines. Not really. My recent interviews with Muslim converts offered a rare glimpse into the lives of three women who would flatly reject such comparisons. And they’re all buzzing with spiritual ecstasy, retelling what caused them to halal-ify their wardrobes and Islamise dress codes. Continue reading “British female converts finding TRUE feminism in Islam”