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January 18, 2019

Political Islam and Women

Topic Women

"Allah has made men superior to women because men spend their wealth to support them. Therefore, virtuous women are obedient, and they are to guard their unseen parts as Allah has guarded them. As for women whom you fear will rebel, admonish them...

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June 14, 2018

Islam and Women

Topic Women

The dualism of Islam allows for two ways to treat women. They can be honored and protected or they can be beaten. Today Western nations allow Islamic women to be treated as Islam wants to treat them. In short, they are not subject to our laws and customs of...

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November 7, 2016

Open Letter in Response to Hijab Emoji

Topic Women Topic Veiling

Not long ago, arguments put forward by a young Rayouf Alhumedhi from Saudi Arabia appeared in the media. She defends the use of an emoji with the hijab symbol (in full available here ). Her arguments were accepted as appropriate and well-formulated in many...

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February 20, 2016

Cologne Sex Assaults on New Year's Eve

Topic Women

According those who witnessed the events of the New Year's Eve in Cologne , Germany, and other European cities, youths of North African and Arab appearance attacked and sexually harassed women. Official statements provided by politicians often contain...

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