Art of War for Women

Martha Foley is a Former Special Branch Detective Inspector Martha led teams in investigating serious and complex crime. On leaving policing she has worked in education, developing the future of UK uniformed public services and specialising in building high-performing teams. Rubab Mehdi is a lawyer, human rights defender, and interfaith campaigner. Courageous in speaking out…Read more Art of War for Women

Friday Reflections 12.03.2021

Salam alaikum and Jummah Mubarak! I read and discuss from Chapter 6, “Women's role in the diffusion of 'the knowledge'” of Mohammad Akram Nadwi's book, “Al-Muhaddithat - the women scholars in Islam”, pages 138-153 (2007). “There is no one who goes out of his house in order to seek knowledge, but the angels lower their…Read more Friday Reflections 12.03.2021

FRA: Violence against women: an EU-wide survey (2014)

Frightening reading... Although much progress was made in Europe throughout the 20th Century gender based discrimination, abuse, and violence is still rife in European society. We must do more to address this completely unacceptable situation. Survey factsheet: http://fra.europa.eu/sites/default/files/fra-2014-vaw-survey-factsheet_en.pdf Violence against women: an EU-wide survey - Main Results: http://fra.europa.eu/sites/default/files/fra-2014-vaw-survey-main-results-apr14_en.pdf

Tehmina Kazi, IALRW Conference, Birmingham 2014

Great speech from Tehmina Kazi at the International Association of Liberal Religious Women (IALRW) Conference in Birmingham last weekend.