Actions and Detail Panel
Addressing Islamophobia: A Workshop on Allyship and Inclusion
Sat, 13 May 2017, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT
This workshop explores manifestations of Islamophobia in Canadian cultural contexts, participants will reflect on the intersectional experiences of Muslims in order to foster meaningful inclusion and allyship. The workshop will examine internalized, interpersonal and institutional Islamophobia through exploration of narratives of Islam in a national and global context. Participants will learn helpful strategies for confronting Islamophobic microaggressions/bystander intervention, support community organizing/actions, challenge policy and address harmful legal, institutional, media and cultural practices that foster criminalization and marginalization of Muslim communities across Canada.
Facilitated by Rania El Mugammar (www.raniawrites.com)