Khan effectively deconstructs five toxic ‘myths’ of Islam: Muslims don’t integrate; Islam is violent; Muslim men are threatening; Islam hates women; and Islam is homophobic.

As the years passed, my connection to God diminished as I was exposed to a dogmatic, rigid and fear-inducing Islam. At my daily madrasa lessons I learned how to read and recite Arabic, but not to understand it, a peculiarity of South Asian culture I was to learn later in life.