BBC World Service, Heat and Soul, The emerging Muslim manosphere “Rahil Sheikh speaks to young Muslims about how social media has shaped their faith. He finds out why these divisive Muslim influencers hold so much sway with young men. Where do more traditional Muslim institutions – such as the mosque and imams – fit into this?”

I’m writing about this issue for my next book. It is also part of the Digitial British Islam project’s remit. The programme is effective and covers substantial ground.


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