[fund] resisting fundamentalisms

Women's organisations urge progressive, pro-liberation forces.
Patriarchal societies most often consider feminism to be a rebellious break away from culture and religious traditions.
Apart from international efforts to "rescue" women in the Middle East, female activists in Arab countries have been toiling for decades for reforms that achieve concrete gains for women.
Political correctness has yet to stem the public use of language that reinforces very false ideas about Muslim people and Muslim contexts.
Sisters in Islam (SIS) began in a living room with a group of women who got together to study the Quran because they were concerned about the oppression women faced in the name of Islam.
A group of Muslims in Tamil Nadu is set to build the world's first women's-only mosque.
Second Session of the ESCWA Committee on Women.
Short abstracts of two, recently published, controversial books.
There is a long-held and deeply cherished conviction among Bangladeshi Muslims that we are a tolerant and moderate people - an editorial by Zafar Sobhan.
”We are of Muslim culture, we oppose misogyny, homophobia, anti-Semitism and the political use of Islam. We reassert a living secularism.”
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