#Muslim women

  • Article: Indian Parliament Votes to Outlaw Custom of 'Instant Divorce'

    Indian Parliament Votes to Outlaw Custom of 'Instant Divorce'

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 31, 2019

    The custom, practiced in some Muslim communities in India, allows men to declare divorce in seconds. Read more

  • Article: These 2 Politicians Just Became the First Muslim Women Elected to Congress

    These 2 Politicians Just Became the First Muslim Women Elected to Congress

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 7, 2018

    “Here in Minnesota we don’t only welcome immigrants, we send them to Washington.” Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Restaurant Law Bans Women and Men Eating Together

    Indonesian Restaurant Law Bans Women and Men Eating Together

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 6, 2018

    Dining out in Bireuën requires male relatives be present. Read more

  • Article: This Predominantly Muslim Country Just Passed a New Law That Discourages Women From Wearing Hijabs

    This Predominantly Muslim Country Just Passed a New Law That Discourages Women From Wearing Hijabs

    By Gabriella Canal|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Sept. 6, 2017

    The country’s Minister of Culture called the Islamic dress “really dangerous.” Read more

  • Article: Nike Just Launched a Sportswear Line for Women Who Wear Hijabs

    Nike Just Launched a Sportswear Line for Women Who Wear Hijabs

    By James O'Hare|March 7, 2017

    This is way overdue. Read more

  • Article: This Nike Ad Empowers Muslim Women to Defy Expectations

    This Nike Ad Empowers Muslim Women to Defy Expectations

    By James O'Hare|Feb. 21, 2017

    "The phrase, it's every little girl's nightmare growing up!" Read more

  • Article: This Australian Commentator Just Delivered a Message on Islam Everyone Needs to Hear

    This Australian Commentator Just Delivered a Message on Islam Everyone Needs to Hear

    By James O'Hare|Feb. 15, 2017

    Some of the world's most vulnerable people are made out to be "others." Read more

  • Article: Waiting for Justice, Muslim Women Face Threats Years After Rapes

    Waiting for Justice, Muslim Women Face Threats Years After Rapes

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 10, 2017

    Still no convictions after seven women came forward to report gang rapes in 2013. Read more