19 06, 2019

The APPG’s definition of ‘Islamophobia’ is a triumph for fundamentalists

By | 2019-09-17T08:07:07+01:00 June 19th, 2019|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on The APPG’s definition of ‘Islamophobia’ is a triumph for fundamentalists

The below article was published on sister-hood. “Islamophobia is rooted in racism and is a type of racism that targets expressions of Muslimness or perceived Muslimness” – All-Party Parliamentary Group [...]

15 08, 2018

We Call on the British Government to Stop Pushing Minority Women Towards Religious Courts

By | 2018-11-30T11:56:47+01:00 August 15th, 2018|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on We Call on the British Government to Stop Pushing Minority Women Towards Religious Courts

In the light of recent court decisions on marriage and divorce, today we have written to the Ministry of Justice, calling for an urgent review into Sharia and civil marriage [...]

7 02, 2018

Sharia Laws are part of the extremist threat and not a solution

By | 2018-08-29T14:45:32+01:00 February 7th, 2018|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Sharia Laws are part of the extremist threat and not a solution

One Law for All rejects sharia review pdf Rt Hon Amber Rudd MP Secretary of State Home Office 2 Marsham Street London SW1P 4DF 6th February 2018 Dear Right Hon [...]

21 11, 2017

Sharia ‘Courts’:  Why Regulation is Not the Answer

By | 2018-03-06T14:00:09+01:00 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+01:00 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+01:00 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 [...]

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+01:00 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 – [...]

13 12, 2016

Devastating New Evidence on Sharia Courts

By | 2018-11-19T09:17:54+01:00 December 13th, 2016|Press Releases, Resources, Spotlight|Comments Off on Devastating New Evidence on Sharia Courts

Supplementary written evidence submitted by One Law for All RE: New Submission by Maryam Namazie to Home Affairs Select Committee Inquiry into Sharia Councils See Submission on Home Affairs Select [...]

22 11, 2016

Areas of concern regarding Home Affairs Select Committee on Sharia

By | 2016-12-14T14:29:31+01:00 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 [...]

15 07, 2016

Boycott the Sharia law inquiry

By | 2016-09-28T14:55:22+01:00 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 [...]