Susan Carland and Challenging Stereotypes - OZY | A Modern Media Company

“People often say, ’You really challenge the stereotype’ and I understand they mean that positively,” says Susan Carland. “When you think about what the stereotypes are of Muslim women, that they are these powerless victims whose husbands are these oppressive overlords – telling me that I challenge that stereotype isn’t really much of a compliment. I would hope that a rock would challenge these stereotypes. Have we really not moved past this idea of a Muslim woman?”

 

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