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1 02, 2020

Secularism, faith and the women’s movement workshop at the Women’s Liberation 2020 Conference

By | 2020-01-06T14:33:29+00:00 February 1st, 2020|Upcoming Events|Comments Off on Secularism, faith and the women’s movement workshop at the Women’s Liberation 2020 Conference

1 February 2020 Maryam Namazie and Yasmin Rehman will give workshops on Secularism, faith and the women's movement at the Women's Liberation 2020 Conference organised by Women's Place UK in [...]

16 01, 2020

“On The Side Of Those Who Fight For Freedom”

By | 2020-01-16T18:03:23+00:00 January 16th, 2020|Featured, Press Releases, Resources|Comments Off on “On The Side Of Those Who Fight For Freedom”

The below was first published on Centre for Women's Justice website written by Maryam Namazie, joint prize winner of the Emma Humphrey’s Memorial Prize 2019. I started Council of Ex-Muslims [...]

13 12, 2019

Muriel Seltman: On the side of those who fight for freedom

By | 2019-12-13T09:55:35+00:00 December 13th, 2019|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Muriel Seltman: On the side of those who fight for freedom

Muriel Seltman (27 March 1927 – 2 December 2019) was a mathematician, a writer, an activist and comrade in arms. She joined campaigns in support of One Law for All [...]

27 11, 2019

The hijab: “preventing common impositions”

By | 2019-12-03T19:57:50+00:00 November 27th, 2019|Featured, Press Releases|Comments Off on The hijab: “preventing common impositions”

The hijab: “preventing common impositions” was published in Workers Liberty Solidarity in defence of banning child veiling on 27 November 2019. Maryam Namazie is an activist with the Council of [...]

20 11, 2019

Does religion have a privileged status in the UK?

By | 2019-12-03T19:58:19+00:00 November 20th, 2019|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Does religion have a privileged status in the UK?

By Rahila Gupta CNN, Wed November 20, 2019 Editor's Note: Rahila Gupta is an author and journalist. She has written several books, including "Don't Wake Me: The Ballad of Nihal [...]

12 11, 2019

Maryam Namazie and Afsana Lachaux, Joint Winners of 2019 Emma Humphreys Memorial Prize

By | 2020-01-03T00:59:15+00:00 November 12th, 2019|Featured, Press Releases|Comments Off on Maryam Namazie and Afsana Lachaux, Joint Winners of 2019 Emma Humphreys Memorial Prize

Maryam Namazie and Afsana Lachaux were joint winners of the 2019 Emma Humphreys Memorial Prize for their campaigning work in support of women under Sharia laws. The award recognised the [...]

6 11, 2019

Significant case on women’s rights following break up of marriage at the Court of Appeal

By | 2020-01-16T18:03:45+00:00 November 6th, 2019|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Significant case on women’s rights following break up of marriage at the Court of Appeal

PRESS RELEASE 6 November 2019 On 13/14 November Southall Black Sisters (SBS) is intervening in an important case (Akhter v Khan) with far-reaching implications for minority women’s rights. As part [...]

6 11, 2019

Don’t Lock Women Out of Justice: Equality Not Discrimination

By | 2020-01-16T18:04:50+00:00 November 6th, 2019|Past Events, Spotlight|Comments Off on Don’t Lock Women Out of Justice: Equality Not Discrimination

Significant case on women’s rights following break up of marriage at the Court of Appeal #EqualityNotDiscrimination Join the One Law for All campaign at the Court of Appeal on 13/14 [...]