Taslim Jaffer is a freelance writer and editor based in Surrey, B.C., with a special interest in culture, identity and home. She is currently working on her debut collection of essays on the same themes.
Latest from Taslim Jaffer
We all have privilege to some degree. What we do with it matters
As a brown Muslim woman, I have been the butt of racist jokes and microagressions. But I also go unseen in other situations — like when another group is targeted, writes Taslim Jaffer.
Point of View
I'm Muslim and didn't celebrate Christmas growing up. But my Canadian kids had other ideas
As a Muslim, Taslim Jaffer did not grow up celebrating Christmas. But having kids who are second-generation Canadians has meant embracing new family traditions.