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Mosab Hassan Yousef
Mosab Hassan Yousef

Hamas Whistleblower, Star of The Green Prince

Mosab Hassan Yousef is the bestselling author of The Son of Hamas, as well as the star of the film, The Green Prince, which chronicles his intense journey as a spy for the Israeli Shin Bet against Hamas.

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Irshad  Manji
Irshad Manji

Author & Founder of Moral Courage TV

Professor Irshad Manji role models the key teaching of moral courage: that doing the right thing in the face of our fears makes us whole. A senior fellow at the USC, she is an educator at heart.

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Shirin  Ebadi
Shirin Ebadi

Nobel Peace Prize-Winning Activist & Lawyer

Iranian lawyer and activist Shirin Ebadi is the first Muslim to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. She speaks about democracy and the fundamental rights of women, children and every individual.

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Mansoor  Shams
Mansoor Shams

U.S. Marine Veteran & Muslim Youth Leader

Mansoor Shams is a U.S. Marine Veteran, business owner, and Muslim youth leader. Mansoor served four years in the U.S. Marine Corps, where he attained the rank of corporal.

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Samina  Ali
Samina Ali

Award-Winning Author & Curator

Samina Ali is an award-winning author, curator, and popular speaker. Her debut novel, Madras on Rainy Days , was the winner of France’s prestigious Prix Premier Roman Etranger Award and a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award in Fiction.

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Zainab  Al-Suwaij
Zainab Al-Suwaij

Executive Director, American Islamic Congress

As co-founder and executive director of the nonprofit American Islamic Congress, Zainab Al-Suwaij works to promote a positive Muslim American voice.

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Maryam  Banikarim
Maryam Banikarim

Purpose Driven Change Agent

A purpose-driven change agent in the tradition of Simon Sinek, Jim Collins and Roy Spence, Maryam Banikarim shows organizations how to shift mindsets and build themselves through the lens of purpose.

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Azita  Ghanizada
Azita Ghanizada

Afghan American Actress & Activist

Azita Ghanizada began her journey to the U.S. as a political refugee when her family fled Afghanistan, where they gained asylum. It was the world of TV that captured her imagination and set her on a strictly tabooed path for a girl from Afghanistan.

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