Share Your Voice: Submit Your Op-Ed to MPAC

Welcome to MPAC’s Community of Voices

At the Muslim Public Affairs Council, we’re committed to amplifying diverse voices and perspectives, Muslim or otherwise, on issues that matter most to our community and society at large. We’re thrilled that you’re considering sharing your insights and experiences with our audience. Your unique insights are invaluable in shaping a more informed, just, and harmonious world. We invite you to contribute your thoughts and expertise to our platform.

Why Write for Us?

  • Reach a Broad Audience: Your op-ed will be accessible to a wide and diverse readership, including industry leaders, policymakers, and engaged citizens.
  • Make an Impact: Your insights can influence public opinion and inspire action in your field of expertise.
  • Drive Meaningful Conversations: Your op-ed can spark important discussions and bring new perspectives to key issues.
  • Build Your Profile: Contributors have the opportunity to establish themselves as authoritative voices in their respective areas.

Guidelines for Submission

  • Length: Aim for 600-800 words. This length is ideal for deep insights while maintaining reader engagement.
  • Originality: We accept original, previously unpublished work. This includes personal blogs and other social media platforms.
  • Tone and Style: Write in a clear, engaging style, suitable for a diverse and wide-ranging audience. Avoid jargon and overly technical language.
  • Evidence-Based: Back up your arguments with credible sources. Hyperlink to relevant studies, reports, or data where possible.
  • Biography: Include a brief author bio (2-3 sentences) and a high-resolution headshot with your submission.

Submission Process

  1. Propose Your Idea: Start by completing the form below. Include a tentative title, a summary of your argument, and its relevance to our readers.
  2. Draft Your Piece: Once we accept your proposal, you’re welcome to send in your complete draft. Adherence to our submission guidelines above is crucial for consideration.
  3. Editorial Review: Our team will review your piece, possibly suggesting edits for better clarity, accuracy, and alignment with our mission.
  4. Get Published: Once finalized, your op-ed will be featured on our platform and distributed across our channels, reaching a broad and engaged audience.