2 07, 2016

Background on Imams and Scholars on Sharia Inquiry

By | 2016-11-25T11:34:21+00:00 July 2nd, 2016|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Background on Imams and Scholars on Sharia Inquiry

Updated 4 July 2016 The accommodation of arbitration systems to govern private and family matters had led, arguably, to the greatest human rights violations of minority women in the UK. [...]

8 06, 2016

Reason Rally 2016: Out, Loud and Proud for Secularism

By | 2016-06-23T13:29:29+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on Reason Rally 2016: Out, Loud and Proud for Secularism

Below is my speech at Reason Rally 2016 on 4 June 2016 in Washington DC. I'm very happy to be here. Thanks to the organisers for this wonderful event. Thanks [...]

28 05, 2016

Is sharia discriminatory against women?

By | 2016-09-30T10:29:18+00:00 May 28th, 2016|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Is sharia discriminatory against women?

The accommodation of arbitration systems to govern private and family matters had led, arguably, to the greatest human rights violations of minority women in the UK. An open letter by [...]

3 05, 2016

Statement on attacks on atheists, secularists, and religious minorities in Bangladesh

By | 2016-05-28T22:31:20+00:00 May 3rd, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on Statement on attacks on atheists, secularists, and religious minorities in Bangladesh

Protect the rights to freedom of religion, belief, and expression. Statement on attacks on atheists, secularists, and religious minorities in Bangladesh May 3, 2016 We, the undersigned academics, intellectuals, human [...]

29 04, 2016

Conference with New Evidence on Sharia Courts in Britain and Adverse effects of Legal Pluralism for Women

By | 2016-06-23T13:32:25+00:00 April 29th, 2016|Past Events, Press Releases|Comments Off on Conference with New Evidence on Sharia Courts in Britain and Adverse effects of Legal Pluralism for Women

Press Release For Immediate Release 29 April 2016 On Saturday 30 April 2016, women's rights campaigners will speak at a "Conference on Sharia Law, Legal Pluralism and Access to Justice" [...]

17 03, 2016

17 March Rally at NUS: Revise Safe Space and No Platform Policies to Facilitate not Restrict Free Expression and Thought

By | 2017-03-16T16:18:28+00:00 March 17th, 2016|Past Events, Press Releases|Comments Off on 17 March Rally at NUS: Revise Safe Space and No Platform Policies to Facilitate not Restrict Free Expression and Thought

On 17 March 2016 from 5-6pm Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain and Right2Debate will be holding a protest at the office of the NUS, Macadam House, 275 Gray's Inn Road, [...]

20 01, 2016

End Year Celebrations a huge success; Onwards to 2016

By | 2016-09-28T23:20:35+00:00 January 20th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on End Year Celebrations a huge success; Onwards to 2016

One the Law for All and Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain's end-year celebration was a huge success. Watch the event which included Philosopher AC Grayling, Secular Activist Aliyah Saleem, British Iraqi singer Alya Marquardt,

19 01, 2016

MARYAM NAMAZIE: Why I had to face down the bullies trying to silence my supposedly ‘offensive’ stance on Islam

By | 2016-06-23T13:32:59+00:00 January 19th, 2016|Media Coverage, Past Events, Press Releases|Comments Off on MARYAM NAMAZIE: Why I had to face down the bullies trying to silence my supposedly ‘offensive’ stance on Islam

Original published in Daily Mail on 9 January 2016 This week marked the first anniversary of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris. The atrocity was a brutal attack not just [...]

9 12, 2015

Press Release – women’s rights groups urge government to hold inquiry into Sharia ‘courts’ and the lack of access to justice

By | 2016-09-30T10:31:34+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Press Release – women’s rights groups urge government to hold inquiry into Sharia ‘courts’ and the lack of access to justice

Open Letter to David Cameron Press Release On Thursday 10 December 2015, Southall Black Sisters (SBS), One Law for All, Iranian and Kurdish Women's Rights Organisation (IKWRO), Centre for Secular [...]

1 12, 2015

Goldsmiths ISOC fails to intimidate and silence dissenters

By | 2016-06-23T13:30:52+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Past Events, Press Releases|Comments Off on Goldsmiths ISOC fails to intimidate and silence dissenters

From Maryam Namazie's Blog I spoke on 30 November 2015 at Goldsmiths University at the invitation of the Atheist, Secularist and Humanist Society (ASH). The night before my talk, the [...]