Our team

Founder and Editor: Elizabeth Arif-Fear 


Elizabeth is a young British Muslim and social activist based in London.

Passionate about human rights, socio-political issues and intercultural relations from a young age, she went on to study languages/translation and human rights at postgraduate level, including some study within Islamic Studies (Feminism in the Muslim World). She converted to Islam whilst in her final year at university.

A dedicated writer and campaigner, Elizabeth is active with a range of national and international human rights, interfaith and women’s organisations/platforms. Her main interests include: women’s rights, refugee and migrant rights and issues surrounding immigration, multiculturalism, anti-extremism and community cohesion.

Her debut poetry collection “What If It Were You?” is due for release in February 2019 and focusses on a range of critical human rights issues.


Stephen Hoffman (Writer)

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Stephen is a young British Jew with a passion for writing, bringing people together and speaking out against intolerance.

From a young age, Stephen has been interested in the world and people around him. This led to his interest in seeing what he could do to help individuals and support the work they do.

As a student at Leeds University, Stephen was active in the Jewish society and since graduation he has held a number of roles including working in UK Parliament for an MP and for a variety of campaigning groups.

Outside of work and volunteering, Stephen likes nothing more than watching Watford FC, listening to music and putting a smile on people’s faces.