Azeezah Kanji

Azeezah Kanji

Azeezah Kanji (JD, LLM in Islamic Law) is a legal academic and writer based in Toronto. She is Director of Programming at Noor Cultural Centre, a Muslim educational, religious, and cultural institution dedicated to gender equality and social justice.

Women's Rights

Palestine, the Women's March, and imperial feminism

Much effort is made in the US to maintain that Palestine is not a feminist cause and erase the plight of its women.

Palestine, the Women's March, and imperial feminism

United Kingdom

Denationalisation: A punishment reserved for Muslims

Recent examples of expatriation practices in the UK and Australia demonstrate a glaring anti-Muslim bias.

Denationalisation: A punishment reserved for Muslims

United States

Whitewashing George HW Bush's legacy

There is much wrong that Bush did and the media should not try to cover it up after his death.

Whitewashing George HW Bush's legacy

US & Canada

The Khashoggi skeletons in America's closet

US officials are keen to condemn Jamal Khashoggi's murder but remain silent on US crimes against journalists.

The Khashoggi skeletons in America's closet

United States

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Brett Kavanaugh, and imperial feminism

Why imperial feminist Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a convinced crusader for Brett Kavanaugh's cause.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Brett Kavanaugh, and imperial feminism