27 11, 2019

The hijab: “preventing common impositions”

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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 [...]

12 11, 2019

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

By | 2019-11-12T11:27:53+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 | 2019-11-08T09:08:56+00:00 November 6th, 2019|Featured, Home, 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 [...]