The Power of Asking Questions – Out Loud Irshad has transformed her personal journey into a riveting story that teaches all of us how to develop moral courage and confront the challenges we face – whether as students, professionals, parents, or citizens. Irshad Manji’s message is your wake-up call. Shut up and be Diverse! (Not) Diversity is a many-splendored thing. It can be the source of conviction or confusion. It can incite bigotry or inspire opportunity. By sharing examples from her own life and that of renowned historical figures, Irshad Manji shows us the key to embracing diversity. The Future of Islam Irshad offers key insights about a new generation of Muslims – illuminating their challenges and opportunities. She also empowers non-Muslims to support reform in ways that bring out the better angels in all of us. Confessions of a Muslim Reformer: Why I Fight for Women, Jews, Gays…and God Irshad addresses the ideas in her internationally acclaimed film Faith Without Fear. With candour and humour, Irshad unearths the troubling cornerstones of mainstream Islam today. Women as the Key to Reforming the Muslim World In this inspiring presentation, Irshad illuminates the root problems and offers concrete solutions based on Islam itself. Starting with her personal journey and ending on recommendations for action, Irshad urges all of us — Muslim and non-Muslim — to become leaders in the struggle for universal human rights. Better yet, she shows us how.
Association of Women Entrepreneurs | AWE Award for Independent Thinking
New York Society for Ethical Culture | Ethical Humanist Award
Women’s International Film & Television Showcase | Visionary Award
National Organization for Women | Susan B. Anthony Award
World Economic Forum | Young Global Leader