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American Shariah – the movie 

Catching up with funny man, actor and producer #OmarRegan  at the Melbourne premiere of #AmericanShariah. Congrats- on a brilliant film executing home truths of the lived reality for American Muslims facing Islamophobia. Produced with humour and tact, this film is a feel good venture that deftly educates. Highly recommend you watch for upcoming screenings in your city- it's a film that will leave you thankful for artists using their craft to combat the often overwhelming [...]

2015-05-26T00:05:28+00:00May 24th, 2015|

Islamophobia Forum

Navigating through the crosshairs of stereotypes and solidarity... I spoke last night at a community public forum with ICV's Ghaith Krayem and the Greens Senator Richard DiNatale about 'Terror raids & Manufactured fear: Standing up to Islamophobia'. Evidencing a groundswell of support from grassroots sector- there was shared outrage at the failure of government to protect citizens and their freedoms by tirelessly perpetuating racist laws and language deeming Muslims and Islam as forces to be [...]

2014-10-17T07:11:33+00:00October 8th, 2014|

Tasneem Chopra recognised as AMA’s Woman of the Year for 2013

On Sunday December 1st, the 2013 Australian Muslim Achievement  Awards were announced at the annual awards ceremony. Hosted by Mission of Hope in an effort to recognise 16 individuals and organisations for their tireless efforts in the community, the much-anticipated AMAAs were held in Lidcombe, Sydney. In their eighth year running and sponsored by Fresh Poultry, Human Appeal International Australia and Pharmacy4Less, the awards are instrumental in raising the profile of Australian Muslims, both at [...]

2017-08-29T12:44:03+00:00December 3rd, 2013|

2013 Australian Muslim Achievement Awards

Tasneem Chopra has been short listed as a finalist in the 'Woman of the Year' category for the 2013 Australian Muslim Achievement Awards, scheduled to take place in Sydney on Sunday, 1st December 2013. For more information about this event, visit the Australian Muslim Achievement Awards' website

2013-11-23T21:10:15+00:00November 22nd, 2013|