Earth & Conservation

What Does It Mean To Be A Feminist In Islam?

Across the Muslim world, women are fighting for gender equality. So how are Muslim women redefining Islamic law?

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The Rise of the Islamic Feminists (thenation.com)
"Muslim women are fighting for their rights from within Islamic tradition, rather than against it."

Decoding the "DNA of Patriarchy" in Muslim family laws (opendemocracy.net)
"Contemporary Muslim family laws and practices are increasingly under attack for their unjust treatment of women."

Muslim Women Are Fighting To Redefine Islam as a Religion of Equality (time.com)
"Tired of being told their religion dictates subservience to men, Muslim women are reclaiming Islam for themselves."

Feminism in the Muslim World (cfr.org)
"One of the most contentious issues within Islam today is the role of women in society."