Director of British Muslims for Secular Democracy
Tehmina is the Director of British Muslims for Secular Democracy, a group of Muslim democrats working to raise awareness about democracy, particularly secular democracy, within British Muslim communities and the wider public.
Tehmina is executive producer of the documentary film Hidden Heart, and was also a freelance consultant for English PEN’s Faith and Free Speech in Schools project.
Tehmina is a trustee of Hope Not Hate, an advisory board member of the Measuring Anti-Muslim Attacks project, an Inclusive Mosque Initiative committee member, and was a judge for the Accord Coalition‘s Inclusive Schools Award, 2014.
Tehmina was named one of the BBC’s 100 Women in October 2013 and 2014, and held the Eric Lane Fellowship at Clare College, Cambridge from January to March 2014. She is a Centenary Young Fellow of the RSA.
BASED IN: London
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Redefining Islam for the 21st Century
Those who threaten ‘Twitter blasphemy’ writer Hamza Kashgari should stop and remember what Islam is forThose who threaten ‘Twitter blasphemy’ writer Hamza Kashgari should stop and remember what Islam is for
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