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 [...]

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 [...]

8 04, 2017

Sayeeda Warsi’s Blinkered View of Islamism

By | 2017-05-18T08:57:51+00:00 April 8th, 2017|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Sayeeda Warsi’s Blinkered View of Islamism

LifestyleBooks The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain by Sayeeda Warsi - review A blinkered view of Islamism, says Maryam Namazie Evening Standard 6 April 2016 Sayeeda Warsi’s new [...]

7 02, 2017

Child veiling is child abuse, By Gina Khan

By | 2017-07-25T15:34:31+00:00 February 7th, 2017|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Child veiling is child abuse, By Gina Khan

On Waseem Zafar and Islamicising the Biraadari Gina Khan is Spokesperson of One Law for All A few Tweets after I raised questions about the actions of a senior Labour [...]

14 12, 2016

OVER 300 ABUSED WOMEN ISSUE STATEMENT AGAINST PARALLEL LEGAL SYSTEMS: WHO WILL LISTEN TO OUR VOICES?

By | 2017-02-23T12:15:19+00:00 December 14th, 2016|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on OVER 300 ABUSED WOMEN ISSUE STATEMENT AGAINST PARALLEL LEGAL SYSTEMS: WHO WILL LISTEN TO OUR VOICES?

OVER 300 ABUSED WOMEN ISSUE STATEMENT AGAINST PARALLEL LEGAL SYSTEMS: WHO WILL LISTEN TO OUR VOICES? "We oppose any religious body – whether presided over by men or women – [...]