Journalist urges Muslim students to take control of the narrative.
During the last year, in countries throughout the Middle east and North Africa, people hit the streets to fight for their rights. The Arab Spring was in full bloom. Yet, eight months later, the euphoria has subsided and countless crooks are still firmly in place across the region.
On Dec. 8, Muslim and Jewish families came together to celebrate the Jewish Festival of Lights. Despite a starkly perceived divide, Aqeel Wahab, a member of the Saskatoon Muslim community, describes the division as artificially intensified by the media; an imposed obstacle that does not need to exist.