Muslim Feminism

First all-female mosque opens in Los Angeles

Woman Leads Muslim Prayer Service in New York

Organization: The Women’s Mosque of America FAQ

“After her side lost the Battle of the Camel, a Muslim civil war, some of her detractors scoffed that women shouldn’t meddle in politics. But Aisha was also an influential Islamic scholar who fiercely debated sexist interpreters of her husband’s teachings. She is still revered today.”
From Muslim Women on the Battlefield

Book:  [Amina_Wadud]_Qur’an_and_Woman_Rereading_the_Sacr(

Amina Wadud-Inside the Gender Jihad_ Women’s Reform in Islam -Oneworld (2006)

Ziba Mir-Hosseini, Islam and Gender: The Religious Debate in Contemporary Iran

Wael Hallaq, The Impossible State: Islam, the State and Modernity’s Moral Predicament

Sherene Razack, Casting Out: Race and the Eviction of Muslims from Western Law and Politics

China muslim women imams


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