In their all too timely new podcast, Zahra Noorbakhsh and ASATA member Taz Ahmed smash the “good Muslim, bad Muslim” binary.
This is just a snippet of their dive into that fraught territory:
As Muslim American women, we are walking this fine line between what it means to be good and bad. So really, what does it mean to be a good Muslim, when we as American women are getting mixed messages from all different angles? We’ve decided to say – fuck it. We’ll define what it means to be a good American Muslim ourselves and through our #GoodMuslimBadMuslim podcast. And poke fun at both sides of this margin. We’ll create our own narrative how we see fit, and with lots of satire and laughs.
To read more, go here.
And if you need more anti-Islamophobia awesomeness, be sure to check out Taz Ahmed’s Muslim VDay Cards — “You’ve Highjacked My Heart”.