Betty Campbell, the first black headteacher in Wales, recently topped a Hidden Heroines shortlist of significant Welsh women thanks to her services to education.
This week, we wanted to look at two female photographers whose work not only brings us the stories that matter but reflects a wider challenge to convention.
Here are some Muslims whose own work in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) could be remembered for generations to come.
Trustees of Bahr Academy hope the vandals will visit and get to know its members, as they believe open communication could help prevent further attacks
Through interviews and anecdotes, the film allows Somali-Mancunians to tell an array of stories that have been unfolding for over 20 years in the northern city.
Fadwa Hammoud, a prosecutor from Wayne County, Michigan, is the first Muslim American to hold the position in the history of the country.
Featured image credit: @MahershalaAli Two years ago, Mahershala Ali became the first Muslim man to win the Academy Award for …
In short, resolutions are all relative. However, almost all of us can agree on one thing. We want this year to be an altogether happier, healthier and more productive 12 months …
Here at Ummahsonic, it really interested us when we heard that Saby Khan will be playing a big role in using music to help create and nurture understanding between various …
Recently, Time Magazine named Jamal Khashoggi, and other persecuted journalists, as its ‘Person of the Year’. In light of the Time article, we wanted to look at some of the …
Surviving Hijab is a social media movement with 650,000 followers on Facebook and 20,000 on Instagram.
We take a look at three Egyptian women who have been awarded the 2018 L’Oréal UNESCO Award for Women in Science.
Omar, who wears a hijab or a headscarf as part of her Muslim faith, believes the ban infringes on her 1st Amendment right to freely practice her religion.
On Tuesday, Palestinian-American Rashida Tlaib and Somali-American Ilhan Omar became the first Muslim women elected to US Congress. Tlaib took Michigan's 13th congressional district in a race in which she …
Here is another group of black Muslims you really need to know about.
“The Sisters Project” is a photo series that depicts Muslim women as they really are - as academics, artists, activists and other identities the standard narratives elect to ignore.
To honour UK Black History Month, we’re showcasing the British black Muslims - and some non-British black Muslims - you need to know about.