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Feminism Up

Feminism Up is a monthly online newsletter that aims to encourage discussion around sexism and inequality. It is ran by Kath at Binging on Beetroot… 79 more words


Austria and Muslim Women

Austria Bans Full-Face Veils

A full-face ban makes Burqa’s and Niqab’s criminalized

Austria has banned full-face coverings. The Burqa Ban took effect on Sunday making it illegal to wear any garment that covers the face. 83 more words


Islam, Women And Rights

Article source : An Interview With Amal Ben Hadda: Islam, Women And Rights

One of my favorite things to do is to read. A while ago I began to read a number of different books that discussed the various interpretations of Islam. 483 more words

English Publications

"An analysis of the impact of the provisions laid down in the Women’s Convention on equal rights during marriage and at its dissolution in the Kenyan recent legislation" - Submitted by Alessia Lo Conte ( LLM student of European Law at Maastricht University)

1. Introduction

Women’s inequality within the family context is not only regarded as the foundation of all other forms of discrimination and disadvantage, but also as one of the most controversial women’s rights issue to address from a legal perspective… 4,336 more words

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UK court rules Islamic school's gender segregation is unlawful

Source: The New Arab

Three British judges on Friday ruled that an Islamic faith school in Britain was guilty of sex discrimination for segregating boys and girls in lessons, during breaks and making them walk down separate corridors. 290 more words


HBO Series Big Little Lies Star’s Call for More Women Roles in Hollywood

The importance of women represented in television and film

Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon gave an empowering speech for women at  the Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony.   109 more words