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Activity 5: Microaggressions


Choose various photos from the photo bank.

Photo of woman wearing a colourful hijab

Discussion points

  1. What specific microaggressions face Muslim people?
  2. What microaggressions do you face, or have faced?
  3. What microaggressions you think faces the person in the photograph?

“Ramadan: a month where Muslims leave behind their sins to fast and pray. That was until Omar Mateen entered Pulse nightclub.
As a bisexual Muslim feminist, the Orlando shootings cut me in two. Both marginalized communities who I belong to mourned across the globe.”

Source: How Orlando unexpectedly united Muslims and LGBTIs.
By Joy Muhammed. Gay Star News. August 13, 2016.


Poster. Mural. Comic strip. Self portrait. Photo collage. 3 minutes video explainer. Presentation. Rap. Skit. Play. Art instalation. Sculpture. Other.