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No woman should fail to the toxic vibes of faith or culture – The story of a Muslim working mother


Reading Time: 5 minutesDUBAI, UAE – Life is not a fairytale, and this reality flashed before me four years ago. This reality also made me understand that none else is responsible for my pains. Through the grapevine, I may have learned to blame my parents, my teachers, my mentors, etc., but never to blame myself. But today, I know it’s never their fault. […]

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Never feel that you’re selfish when you’re asking for what you want – Interview with Afaf Baltaji from Lebanon

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Reading Time: 7 minutes    Afaf Baltaji, a young lady with grace, smile, and wide-open shiny eyes. A lady, who by 17, made a journey that some don’t achieve in a lifetime. A woman with strong values, big dreams, and a firm mission: „to help girls and women to realize their worth and how to love themselves”. Afaf lives in Tripoli, Lebanon; a […]

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