2 12, 2016

Sharia courts are quiet continuation of colonial discriminatory condescension

By | 2016-12-02T20:47:39+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Resources, Spotlight|Comments Off on Sharia courts are quiet continuation of colonial discriminatory condescension

The below interview with Marieme Helie Lucas on Sharia Courts in Britain was first published on Sedaa on 2 December 2016  Marieme Helie Lucas: Before I get into your first [...]

22 11, 2016

Areas of concern regarding Home Affairs Select Committee on Sharia

By | 2016-12-14T14:29:31+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Areas of concern regarding Home Affairs Select Committee on Sharia

Written evidence submitted to Home Affairs Select Committee by Southall Black Sisters, the Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation, Centre for Secular Space, One Law for All, British Muslims for [...]

3 11, 2016

Spokesperson Maryam Namazie wins 2016 International Secularism (Laicite) Prize

By | 2016-11-22T13:26:04+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Spokesperson Maryam Namazie wins 2016 International Secularism (Laicite) Prize

Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain is pleased to announce that its spokesperson Maryam Namazie was awarded the 2016 International Secularism (Laicite) Prize from the Comité Laïcité République in Paris on [...]

28 09, 2016

Sharia councils and parallel legal systems are abusive and discriminatory against women

By | 2016-10-31T16:18:08+00:00 September 28th, 2016|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Sharia councils and parallel legal systems are abusive and discriminatory against women

Hello dear friend I wanted to write and give you an update of the work of One Law for All. Our new Spokesperson I'm really pleased to announce that Gina [...]

15 07, 2016

Boycott the Sharia law inquiry

By | 2016-09-28T14:55:22+00:00 July 15th, 2016|Spotlight|Comments Off on Boycott the Sharia law inquiry

Organisers call on women's rights campaigners and organisations to boycott the Sharia law inquiry We are writing to you because you signed a letter of women’s rights advocates calling on [...]

4 07, 2016

On Sharia Council and Muslim Arbitration Tribunals: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

By | 2016-09-28T14:55:47+00:00 July 4th, 2016|Resources, Spotlight|Comments Off on On Sharia Council and Muslim Arbitration Tribunals: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

On Sharia Council and Muslim Arbitration Tribunals: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers Updated 4 July 2016 The accommodation of arbitration systems to govern private and family matters had led, arguably, to [...]

4 07, 2016

Personal Testimonies by Women on Inequities of Sharia Courts

By | 2017-02-07T14:43:58+00:00 July 4th, 2016|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Personal Testimonies by Women on Inequities of Sharia Courts

Updated 7 December 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. Personal [...]

4 07, 2016

Open letter to the Home Secretary: The law and not religion is basis of justice for citizens

By | 2016-11-07T13:07:53+00:00 July 4th, 2016|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Open letter to the Home Secretary: The law and not religion is basis of justice for citizens

For more information on the open letter, please contact Pragna Patel (Southall Black Sisters), Gina Khan and Maryam Namazie (One Law for All) and Gita Sahgal (Centre for Secular Space). [...]

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. [...]