#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|Sept. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    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: Gang Raped Years Ago, Muslim Women in India Face Intimidation, Threats, Waiting for Legal Justice

    Gang Raped Years Ago, Muslim Women in India Face Intimidation, Threats, Waiting for Legal Justice

    Feb. 10, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Still no conviction even after seven women came forward to report complaints of rape during riots. Read more