Muhammad Syed

Muhammad Syed

Ex-Muslims of North America

Muhammad Syed is a human rights activist, writer, speaker and community organizer. He is the founder and president of Ex-Muslims of North-America (EXMNA), the first Ex-Muslim advocacy and community building organization in North America.

Muhammad has been a human rights activist for the past decade, with a focus on efforts to normalize religious dissent and promote acceptance of secularism in Muslim communities.

Muhammad has been interviewed by BBC, Fox News, NPR, SiriusXM Insight and his work with EXMNA has been covered by the New York Times, National Post and Al-Jazeera among others.

Muhammad can be reached via Twitter or via email: [email protected]. You can read more about EXMNA at

Ex-Muslims Rising: From Islam to Enlightenment

New York City

Even Muslim communities can attest to the growing number of people leaving faith behind. The panel of three trailblazing Ex-Muslims share their thoughts on how far reason has come, how much further there is to go, and what it will take to escape from the shadow of religion. Powered by Eventbrite