Laila Rashidie

Laila Rashidie is a Toronto-based Afghan-Muslim poet, teacher and peace activist. She has worked with Afghans for Peace (AFP) as an organizer before it was dissolved and then cofounded Afghans United for Justice (AUJ), as well as Afghans Against Israeli Apartheid. As an organizer with AFP and AUJ, she has cowritten several antiwar press releases and articles. You can find her work at: