If being a young Muslim is hard, being a young Muslim woman is especially difficult. Muslim women who wear the hijab are on the front lines of deflecting attacks against Islam due to their visibility. So much of the Islamophobic narrative surrounding Islam today focuses on stereotypes regarding the role of women - all of which can create doubt in their faith. When the stereotypes they see and hear in the media are reinforced at their mosques and other religious spaces, this doubt and feeling of betrayal only grows.
Yaqeen Institute supports young Muslim girls and women by releasing articles, videos, Q&A’s, infographics, and other materials specifically about topics related to women and women’s rights, including:
More information at: www.yaqeeninstitute.org