Sana Saeed
Sana Saeed

Sana Saeed is the Senior Editor for islawmix, a project incubated at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society dedicated to bringing clarity to discussions and portrayals of Islamic law in US news. She is also a researcher at the Islamophobia Research and Documentation Project at UC Berkeley, headed by Dr. Hatem Bazian.

News
June 26, 2014

5 Myths the Media Needs to Stop Spreading About Sharia Law

It's time to set the record straight.

June 2, 2014

What the Western Media Gets Completely Wrong About Honor Killings

It's not just a foreign problem.
May 22, 2014

The West Loves the Story of Iran's Jailed 'Happy' Dancers For All the Wrong Reasons

American support for the women jailed for making a Pharrell parody video says more about the West than Iran.
News
Oct. 24, 2013

Care About Malala's Dream for Girls' Education? Here's What's Standing in the Way

Malala Yousafzai has become the international symbol of girls' education, but what are we actually doing to support education abroad?
Sept. 25, 2013

Officials Claim Tunisian Women are Waging a 'Sexual Jihad' in Syria, But What's the Real Story?

Is the viral story about Tunisian holy-sex warriors heading to Syria to satisfy rebels actually true? Or is this another case of misinformation in the propaganda front of the Syrian civil war?