Fariha Naqvi-Mohamed is the Editorial Director of CanadianMomEh.com and a spokesperson for the diverse face of Canadian moms. She is also a regular contributor to the Huffington Post Canada.


In this video

Themes

  • Islamophobia
  • Allyship

Naqvi-Mohamed recounts her journey to becoming the first woman in Quebec to appear on television wearing a hijab. While discussing how she made history, she shares her personal experience with racism and discrimination as well as her approach to responding to crisis.

Taking action

  • Do not stay quiet about representation and diversity, be proud and unapologetically for justice
  • Take the mic and tell your own story
  • Feature, amplify and sponsor BIPOC initiatives

Resources

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