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Dating in muslim countries

This was not there in North America before the Second World War.

I would be confronted with questions and statements about dating that took different forms and styles, starting from elementary until I graduated high school. .” Growing up, I never minded answering these questions with a full explanation as to what Islam allows and forbids when it comes to dating.

Yet, things like physical connections outside of marriage, 'experimenting' or having a 'fling' don't exist in Islamic ethics.

Things like self-preservation, discipline and protection, do.

They are currently writing A Skeptic's Guide to Islam.

To get this out of the way: Karim is not a “Muslim name.” It is an Arabic name that Muslims name their children, since Karim is one of the 99 names of Allah, but the word and name predate Islam.

At some points in school, it was difficult to give explanations or to ignore guys who would keep asking questions about dating because sometimes these questions would turn into teasing me or the other Muslims.

There were also certain situations in class where it was encouraged to have a partner or the teacher would encourage and put out ideas about dating and having a relationship with the opposite gender.

Heina is a speaker and panelist on a range of diverse topics including feminism, race, LGBT issues, the challenges of deconversion, Islam, non-monogamy, strategies for inclusivity, and the various intersections of the above.