Category: Maryam Sakeenah


Liberation in the Age of the Selfie

– Maryam Sakeenah   I like the word ‘selfie’- It is an honest word characterized by the ‘self’ ringing through it. The selfie is a phenomenon that defines our age. As I browse through the abyss of self photographed profile pictures on social media, I am struck by the remarkable...


Killing Human Diversity

– Maryam Sakeenah  There are so many real life horror stories of students giving up on themselves and developing low self-esteem or other psychological problems because the school forced them to perform academically while what nature had intended for them was different. It did not take me a long time...