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Islamofobia is Gender Violence and a Feminist Issue

The expression of religious identity has caused countless women to face islamophobia (Photo credit: MCT Campus)

The case of Larycia Hawkins, an African-American Christian, Associate Professor of political science at Wheaton College in the United States, who published a photo Christmas on Facebook using a headscarf in solidarity with Muslim women victims of Islamophobia, has raised a sound controversy about whether non muslim women wearing the hiyab is useful for Muslim women and our feminists struggle in Islam or not. 876 more words

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Islamophobia is Gender Violence and a Feminist Issue

The case of Larycia Hawkins, an African-American Christian, Associate Professor of political science at Wheaton College in the United States, who published a photo on Christmas day on Facebook wearing a headscarf in solidarity with Muslim women victims of Islamophobia, has raised a significant controversy about whether non-muslim women wearing the hiyab is useful for Muslim women and our feminists struggle in Islam or not. 955 more words

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All Male Panels and Feminist Movement Building by Vanessa Rivera de la Fuente

Making visible gender inequities in the accessibility, acquisition, and transmission of knowledge is essential to breaking ceilings and barriers that prevent women from full participation. This is especially critical in religion, an area in which Patriarchy has bashed women in a systematic, deliberate and cumulative way throughout history. 1,049 more words

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Muslim women scholars of Islam, the question of qualifications, and romanticized images of the "Islamic tradition"

The following was inspired by the #NoAllMalePanels conversation that took place on Twitter. Speaking of which, if you’re a Muslim man and agree that there should be no more all-male panels, your support is useless without your signature on the pledge. 4,697 more words

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PUBLIC DEBATE: ISLAM OR FEMINISM: Which One Can Truly Liberate Women? Julie Bindel vs Zara Faris

The exciting and stimulating debate on ‘Islam or Feminism: Which one truly liberates women?’ is now available to watch online. The debate features the Feminist writer, journalist and activist Julie Bindel debating myself on the topic Feminism, Islam, Western culture, the Muslim world, the question of rights and justice, and… 247 more words

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Document Upload: Complete

I thought I would upload my thesis. I m currently rewriting it and I know that some aspects might be interesting while others will be completely off but I thought, it has good info for whoever wants to know more about Islam, SNA, and/or the extraordinary online activities of Egyptian and Saudi women: 69 more words

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The Joys of Gender Inequality

by Lenna

Feminists often tell me I’m not really against feminism. The problem is simply that I don’t understand feminism, which is about “equality.” Today I saw a… 969 more words

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