Yasmine Mohammed: Confessions of an Ex-Muslim
The UBC Free Speech Club is delighted to host Yasmine Mohammed
Canadian human rights activist, Yasmine Mohammed, advocates for the rights of women living within Islamic majority countries, as well as those who struggle under religious fundamentalism. She is also the founder of
Yasmine is a member of the prestigious
She has been invited to speak in Ivy League universities and world-renowned venues for many organizations including: The Freedom From Religion Foundation, Ayaan Hirsi Ali Foundation, Ayn Rand Institute, and Think Inc.
Yasmine is currently in the process of writing her memoir; recalling her experiences growing up in a fundamentalist Islamic household, her arranged marriage to a member of Al-Qaeda, and shedding light on the religious trauma that so many women still today are unable to discuss.
"Yasmine is one of the bravest people of our time. She is a shining example to all of us."
- Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Yasmine will perform a lecture followed by a Q&A. As usual, anyone who may want to challenge Yasmine is allowed to jump the line.
This is a more intimate venue so tickets are limited.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
No, it's open to any age
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
There is underground parking at Robson Square
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
What's the refund policy?
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
Yes, that is fine.