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  • It’s Not About The Burqa: Muslim Women on Faith, Feminism, Sexuality and Race is edited by Mariam Khan and published by Picador, out now.
    Opinion

    “What I want people to know about being a Muslim woman”

    “I will no longer fight for a seat at the table when I can create my own position”

    Posted by
    Mariam Khan
    Published
  • Life

    Why wearing a hijab can be a powerful feminist statement

    Mariah Idrissi, model and public speaker, tells us why

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney
    Published
  • Long Reads

    The role of women in mosques is finally changing. Here’s why that matters

    6 Muslim women explain why the UK’s first female mosque training scheme is so vitally important

    Posted by
    Salma Haidrani
    Published
  • Long Reads

    “Women don’t need permission to speak up. I’m proof of that”

    Our voices are powerful. Let’s use them

    Posted by
    Mariam Khan
    Published
  • Long Reads

    Friends, family and food: 7 women on how they’re celebrating Eid 2018

    “All the mistakes we made can be put behind us, because Eid is the start of something wonderful”

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 11: Two women wearing Islamic niqab veils stand outside the French Embassy during a demonstration on April 11, 2011 in London, England. France has become the first country in Europe to ban the wearing of the veil and in Paris two women have been detained by police under the new law. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
    Life

    The Muslim Women’s Network has a powerful message for Boris Johnson

    “Your comments will incite hatred and put Muslim women who veil in danger”

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
    Published
  • Long Reads

    This is what it’s really like to observe the month of Ramadan

    In the final of her weekly diaries, Sarah Shaffi reflects on her experience

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • 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
    Published
  • Visible Women

    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 1/3/18

    From Evan Rachel Wood addressing Congress to women in Saudia Arabia joining the military

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney
    Published
  • Life

    Muslim poet inspires millions as she refuses to ‘prove her humanity’

    “This will not be another ‘Muslims are like us’ poem”

    Posted by
    Jasmine Andersson
    Published