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Women in/between worlds

With many women and girls growing up in countries and cultures very different from those of their parents, there can be a sense of sense of falling between different cultures: the separate worlds that can be vastly different between home…

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Women confronting extremism

Since 9/11, the public image of Islam has been inextricably associated with extremism, and has formed the centre of hostile attitudes towards Muslims. Meanwhile, many Muslim women find themselves targets of vicious Islamophobia, as well as conflicts around the roles…

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sister-hood condemns Trump’s travel ban

The sister-hood team are appalled by US President Donald Trump’s cruel, ill-conceived and discriminatory executive order which bars Syrian refugees indefinitely, suspends the nation’s refugee programme and halts arrivals of citizens from seven nations—Syria, Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Somalia, Yemen, and…

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sister-hood milestones in 2016

sister-hood was launched in May this year to create a space where women of Muslim heritage could share their experiences and opinions in order to disrupt dominant narratives and stereotypes surrounding them. As we reach the end of 2016, we…

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Activism Spotlight: No Country for Bold Women*

The feminist collective has condemned the recent ‘honour’ killing of Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch, demanding accountability for her killing, from the murderer himself, to the wider society as represented by religious figures, the media, politicians and the police….

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