Farheen is an author and advocate and continues to speak in the media, based on her lived experience, on matters of gender-based violence, islamophobia, equity, civil and human rights. Farheen is the Board Chair of Azeeza for Women (azeezaforwomen.org), as well as the Lead Organizer for the Uniting Muslims and Allies for Humanity (UMAH) Collective. In 2015, Farheen ran in the Federal election as an MP candidate and became the only Hijab wearing woman to run during this 11 weeks federal anti-muslim, hateful divisive election campaign. Today, Farheen is also the host of the "Azeeza Show", on Eawaz.com, which focuses on discussing social issues from a gendered lens (www.azeeza.ca)
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"Everyone can simply survive, but it takes courage to live a life with purpose. Paving a new road requires persistence, passion and the need to always be your authentic self." Farheen Khan.