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Hindu woman, converted to Islam

SHAFAQNA- The conversion ceremony was a very frigid one. I was looking for acceptance; they were looking for submission. In a room full of suspicious women, I was alone with a fear that numbed my senses. The Imam stepped into the foyer where…

British man deported from US because of ‘skin color’

SHAFAQNA- A British Indian man who had flown to the US for a business trip was held at an American airport for 13 hours and deported “because of the color of his skin.” Amreet Surana, who works for a UK security company, was held at…