Ayman Fadel- Muslim Media Review

Muslim Media Review is a review of many of the media depictions of Muslims as well as a place where a Muslim, Ayman, reviews other media. This is a very long term project and was created in 2006. At this point he has almost a thousand posts and although he has slowed down considerably over the […]

The Firing of a Troll

This week Marvel decided to fire Adrian Syaf for inserting “Muslim” references into some of his comic book drawings. The references were deemed to be against Marvels message of inclusivity and acceptance. In one drawing, Adrian hid “212,” a reference to a Muslim protest against Jakarta’s first Christian governor. In other piece he hid the […]

Kamala Kahn

The 4th character to take over Ms. Marval, Kamala Kahn,  is the first Muslim superhero to headline a Marvel book. This is undoubtably an important step towards increasing Muslim visibility, but additionally nudges the genere in a more diverse direction, something Marvel has been criticized for before. The story centers around Kamala Kahn, discovering her newfound […]