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Theories: Social Construction and Islamic Feminism

At first glance the case of Sahur appears as if it is easy to analyze but as I read the linked article in depth I realized how complicated the case has become as knowledge of the events gained worldwide coverage.   2,393 more words


Feminismo, relixión, interseccionalidade - Feminism, religion, intersectionality

Comezamos a andadura deste blog cun artigo da académica Sara Salem, publicado en The Postcolonialist, arredor das tensións existentes entre as correntes principais do feminismo occidental e as mulleres crentes e as relixións. 7,639 more words

Feminismo Islámico

Zaynab Al-Ghazali


“Islam has provided everything for both men and women. It gave women everything —freedom, economic rights, political rights, social rights, public and private rights.

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The Reality & Future of Islamic feminism

By Rachelle Fawcett

What constitutes an “Islamic feminism”, and where is it headed?

While women’s issues in the Islamic world are being addressed, the central issue of what “equality” means and how it is expressed go largely ignored. 2,210 more words


Feminism in a Hijab?

Before you skim through this article and come at me with blazing guns, take a minute to breathe. Count to 10 and tell yourself that this article is an opinion piece. 851 more words


Learning and un-learning your own stereotype

When I was growing up, Islam colored almost every aspect of my life – from my clothes, to my social life, to the food I ate. 423 more words


Islam and Feminism

In last week’s post, I discussed the need for us to connect with feminist thought on a regular basis, to shine the light of feminist consciousness whenever and wherever we can.  538 more words