Islam

  • Visible Women

    From Emma Thompson to grassroots activists: the women making waves this week

    Celebrating the women who made history and pushed for change over the last seven days.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Speak Up

    As a Muslim woman, this is what I want you to know about the burqa debate

    It’s not really about the burqa, says Mariam Khan

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    Mariam Khan
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  • Visible Women

    The photo series dispelling the myth that Muslim women can’t be career-orientated

    ‘Trailblazing Muslim Women’ celebrates the achievements of Muslim women in the workplace.

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    Salma Haidrani
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  • Visible Women

    Faeeza Vaid is here to prove that Islam and feminism are not mutually exclusive

    The executive director of Muslim Women’s Network UK is our Woman of the Week.

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    Stylist Team
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  • Visible Women

    This is why feminism is so important to Muslim women

    Faeeza Vaid flawlessly explains how her religion motivates her to fight for women’s rights

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Visible Women

    MP cheered as she becomes first Muslim woman minister to speak in Commons

    Nus Ghani said the milestone showed that people of all backgrounds can expect “a warm welcome on the green benches”.

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    Moya Crockett
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  • People

    How Iranian women are defying hijab laws from behind the wheel

    The law says women have to wear hijab in public – but cars are private property

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    “Why I risked my life to convert to Zoroastrianism”

    As the influence of ISIS spreads, women in Iraqi Kurdistan are converting to an ancient religion that preaches gender equality

    Posted by
    Corinne Redfern
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  • People

    JK Rowling asks all the right questions about Finsbury Park attack

    The Harry Potter author has challenged the likes of Nigel Farage and Katie Hopkins

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    A Grenfell fire tribute wall has sprung up with poignant messages

    Heartbroken relatives and well-wishers have left tributes for the dead and missing

    Posted by
    Elle Griffiths
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