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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

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Kayleigh Dray
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Moya Crockett
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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”.

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

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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

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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

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Elle Griffiths
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People

This Mancunian got the best Ramadan gift from their Muslim neighbours

“Obviously not all Muslims are terrorists.”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Muslim teen texts dad to tell him she won't wear hijab anymore

And the 17-year-old has shared his beautiful response on Twitter

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Kayleigh Dray
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Moya Crockett
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Birmingham woman goes viral after standing up to far-right protesters

Saffiyah Khan was photographed smiling at the leader of the English Defence League.

Life

These tweets will remind you why Muslim Women's day was needed

Social media users wanted to remind everyone why Muslim women's voices need amplifying

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Elle Griffiths
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People

MP suggests banning veil to give Muslim girls “freedom of choice”

Let that sink in for a moment.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Romola Garai on why we must all fight to stand up for refugees

“Now is the time we need kindness most”

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The Stylist web team
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People

Jennifer Lawrence on Trump's ban: “I pray for sanity and compassion”

The actor adds her voice to the chorus of outrage over Trump's ‘Muslim ban’

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Stranger Things cast slam Donald Trump in powerful SAG Awards speech

“We will shelter freaks and outcasts — those who have no hope. We will get past the lies. We will hunt monsters.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This viral feminist music video is ruffling feathers in Saudi Arabia

Have you seen Hwages by Majed al-Esa yet?

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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“His ignorance is his own ruin”: Nadiya Hussain reacts to racist abuse

“His ignorance is his own ruin.”

People

Meet the first woman to wear a hijab in a Miss Minnesota USA pageant

“A lot of people will fail to see your beauty because you’re covered up.”

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Moya Crockett
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