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Millennials and Gen-Z women are sharing their conversion to Islam in wake of Israel-Hamas war, with 'leftist queer gremlin' from Boston among those TikToking her journey
Daily Mail UK ^ | November 18, 2023 | Bethan Sexton

Posted on 11/19/2023 8:19:58 AM PST by Morgana

Millennial and Gen-Z women say they've been inspired to convert to Islam by the Israel-Hamas war - and are sharing their religious awakenings on TikTok.

Recent converts say the conflict, which began with the murder of 1,200 Israelis on October 7, become a driving factor for their decision to join the Muslim faith.

Experts suggested for many, the choice is the 'ultimate rebellion against the West'.

Among those sharing their journey is a self-described 'leftist queer gremlin' named Alex, who recently purchased a copy of the Quran - even though most interpretations of Islam take a dim view of LGBT relationships.

Alex, who has begun covering her hair with a hijab in line with Islamic teachings on modesty, says she began attending pro-Palestine marches after the October 7 terror attacks and the retaliatory strikes on Gaza.

She purchased a copy of the Quran on October 24 and took her shahada, a professing of Muslim faith, a short time after.

Alex was encouraged to convert after seeing TikToks by Megan Rice, another recent convert.

Rice posted on October 20 that she planned to read the holy book for the first time.

'It just seems that Palestinians have this ironclad faith even in the face of losing quite literally everything,' she told her then 400,000 followers.

Days later she founded the World Religion Book Club where she conducts live readings of the Quran. The online community now boasts 13,000 members.

Israel's bombardment of Gaza in the wake of the Hamas is where her conversion 'all started' she told followers.

Many of the videos from predominantly Western women feature a variation on the hashtag 'revert'.

Reversion is the Islamic belief that everyone is born into the Muslim faith and so any conversion is simply a return to the religion.

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TOPICS: Islam; Religion & Politics
KEYWORDS: cognitivedissonance; liberalidiots; moonbats
"Michelle is pictured after formally converting to Islam and donning her head covering - known as a hijab - while out and about" --- "Day three of wearing hijab"

Lucky for us that for the majority of them it's just a fad and in a few years it will be all but forgotten.

In the mean time I'd like to thank the Democrat party for the latest fashion trend. I wonder if Macy's will sell Niqabs in rainbow colors for when Queers for Palestine converts?

1 posted on 11/19/2023 8:19:58 AM PST by Morgana
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To: Morgana

I feel sorry for the normal males of these generations.

The pickings look to be mighty slim.

2 posted on 11/19/2023 8:22:48 AM PST by ChildOfThe60s ( If you can remember the weren't really there..)
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It’s not a bad move.

Islamic men are limited to beating their women with a stick not bigger than their thumb.

So that’s a plus.

3 posted on 11/19/2023 8:26:20 AM PST by WeaslesRippedMyFlesh (Wake me up when somebody tells the truth.)
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To: WeaslesRippedMyFlesh

In Afghanistan, Islamic men can kill their wives or daughters if they don’t obey his 5 year old son....

4 posted on 11/19/2023 8:27:33 AM PST by Mr Rogers (We're a nation of feelings, not thoughts.)
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To: ChildOfThe60s

of white American women, yes. Go eastern european or asian

5 posted on 11/19/2023 8:28:21 AM PST by Levy78 (Reject modernity, embrace tradition. )
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