7 02, 2018

Sharia Laws are part of the extremist threat and not a solution

By | 2018-08-29T14:45:32+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Sharia Laws are part of the extremist threat and not a solution

One Law for All rejects sharia review pdf Rt Hon Amber Rudd MP Secretary of State Home Office 2 Marsham Street London SW1P 4DF 6th February 2018 Dear Right Hon [...]

21 11, 2017

Sharia ‘Courts’:  Why Regulation is Not the Answer

By | 2018-03-06T14:00:09+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Sharia ‘Courts’:  Why Regulation is Not the Answer

‘Sharia’ and other religious systems of arbitration are back in the news once again. There appears to be growing recognition of the profoundly discriminatory nature of religious arbitration systems which [...]

22 10, 2017

Gender segregation is humiliating and damaging

By | 2017-11-23T12:28:55+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Gender segregation is humiliating and damaging

This piece was first published in The Freethinker. Segregation was humiliating. Just the reality of signs that said you couldn’t use front doors or you couldn’t use this water fountain [...]

16 10, 2017

Court of Appeal finds gender segregation can amount to unlawful sex discrimination

By | 2018-02-07T17:31:00+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Court of Appeal finds gender segregation can amount to unlawful sex discrimination

PRESS RELEASE 13 OCTOBER 2017 In a landmark judgment handed down today, the Court of Appeal found that ‘separate but equal’ treatment on the basis of gender at a school [...]

25 07, 2017

Largest gathering of ex-Muslims in history

By | 2017-10-16T17:14:54+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on Largest gathering of ex-Muslims in history

See this email online. The International Conference on Freedom of Conscience and Expression, the largest gathering of ex-Muslims in history, was held during 22-24 July 2017 in London. Over 70 [...]

10 07, 2017

Court of Appeal: gender segregation is sex discrimination

By | 2017-10-22T23:09:23+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Past Events, Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Court of Appeal: gender segregation is sex discrimination

Join protest at Court of Appeal hearing on 11 and 12 July 2017 at 9.30am at Royal Courts of Justice, Strand, London, WC2A 2LL. Pack out the public gallery in [...]

3 07, 2017

11 and 12 July, Court of Appeals, Gender Segregation is Gender Apartheid

By | 2017-07-10T11:02:44+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on 11 and 12 July, Court of Appeals, Gender Segregation is Gender Apartheid

Gender segregation in education School X - a co-educational, Muslim voluntary aided school in the UK - segregates its pupils based on their gender. From the age of 9 to [...]

16 06, 2017

16 June 2017: Mark fifth anniversary of Raif Badawi’s arrest

By | 2017-06-21T11:58:43+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Events, Past Events, Press Releases|Comments Off on 16 June 2017: Mark fifth anniversary of Raif Badawi’s arrest

This month marks five years since the Saudi Arabian blogger Raif Badawi was arrested in Jeddah in June 2012. Almost two years later, in May 2014, Badawi was sentenced to [...]

12 05, 2017

Celebrating apostasy and blasphemy in London in July

By | 2017-07-03T20:20:38+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on Celebrating apostasy and blasphemy in London in July

The Freethinker interviews Maryam Namazie and Marieme Helie Lucas ahead of the International Conference on Freedom of Conscience and Expression in the 21 Century scheduled to take place in London [...]