Islamophobia is preventing the empowerment of Muslim women repressed by political agendas

First published on The Conversation on 3 September and last updated on 5 September 2018 For many, Muslim veiling represents the oppression of women in Islam. The head and/or face veils are a frequent topic of debate, which suggests that “saving” Muslim women from their oppressive religion is a moral duty of the West. But focusing on the (in)visibility … Continue reading Islamophobia is preventing the empowerment of Muslim women repressed by political agendas