Panel: Examining Honor Culture & Violence in Islam
Friday, May 27 | 3:30pm – 4:25pm
Panel description coming soon!
Sarah Haider is a co-founder of Ex-Muslims of North America, a community building organization for Ex-Muslims across the non-theist spectrum, for which she currently works to reduce discrimination of those who left Islam.
Mya is an American of middle eastern origin. A former hijabi, she has been an active volunteer with EXMNA, leading her local chapter as well as working to create a support network for those who have left Islam. Mya is an advocate of human rights, freedom of expression as well as a staunch supporter of the first amendment.
Mya can be reached at Mya@exmna.org
Muhammad Syed is a human rights activist, writer, speaker and community organizer. He is the founder and president of Ex-Muslims of North-America (EXMNA), the first Ex-Muslim advocacy and community building organization in North America.
Muhammad has been a human rights activist for the past decade, with a focus on efforts to normalize religious dissent and promote acceptance of secularism in Muslim communities.
Muhammad has been interviewed by BBC, Fox News, NPR, SiriusXM Insight and his work with EXMNA has been covered by the New York Times, National Post and Al-Jazeera among others.