Muslim Women: Movers and Shakers Fight for Women’s Rights

Muslim Women: Movers and Shakers Fight for Women’s Rights

Shahnaz Taplin-Chinoy – Huffington Post – Friday, 10 January 2014 (originally published 10 Jan) As we herald 2014 with hopes for peace, prosperity and harmony, I look into the crystal ball and identify a short list of contemporary Muslim women change makers — locally, nationally and globally. The six Muslim women track the challenges their […]

[Senegal] Ending female genital mutilation, one household at a time

[Senegal] Ending female genital mutilation, one household at a time

Gannon Gillespie – Guardian Professional – Thursday, 29 August 2013 (originally published 22 Aug) “A person’s family is not their village. The family includes one’s entire social network: their relatives in many surrounding villages, in all of the places they marry, even in far off countries like France and the United States … If you […]