In the News

Rivers of Hope has had the honour of having our work profiled by media outlets in Canada and the United States. Individual members of the Rivers of Hope Collective have also had their work in the news.

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The Globe and Mail. October 27, 2017.

I wear a niqab: 'It is my choice, that's the point of being a feminist'

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The Toronto Star. January 19, 2018. 

Women's March: Naeema's Story 

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The Sisters Project - Aima

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VICE News Canada. January 20, 2018. 

Islamophobic Incidents Against Muslim Women in the GTA

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U of T News. January 26, 2018.

Islamophobia in Canada: Muslim Students Share their Personal Experiences

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OMNI Television. March 18, 2018.

Islamophobia Toolkit Designed to Empower the Targeted

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CBC Radio - Out in the Open. March 23, 2018.

Reaction to false hijab attack jeopardizes real work being done to end violence against Muslim women

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The Tempest. March 27, 2018.

How to survive the invisible parts of Islamophobia as a woman, according to this Muslim researcher and activist

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The Village Voice. July 25, 2018.

The sexual assault epidemic no one is talking about

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MuslimGirl. May 2018.

What is gendered Islamophobia? Sidrah Ahmad explains

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TVO. January 29, 2019.

Islamophobia is on the rise. How do we build a hate-free future?

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MuslimLink. October 18, 2019.

Poet Naeema Hassan offers some advice for Muslim women on sustaining our mental health when facing Islamophobia

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This Magazine. February 13, 2020.

The Exhaustion of Empowerment

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