Author: Canan Topçu

A female student wearing a headscarf (photo: picture-alliance/Joker)

The headscarf ruling from Germany's Consitutional Court

Heated debate on all sides

Canan Topcu (centre) speaking during a discussion at the Herbert Quandt Foundation (photo: private)

Muslims and the Paris attacks

"I distance myself from these murderers – not as a Muslim, but as a human being"

Daughter and mother: Nadia and Rabia Bechari (photo: Canan Topcu)

Women's dress code in Islam

No compulsion to wear the headscarf

Mouhanad Khorchide (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Dispute about Prof Mouhanad Khorchide

A conflict of many layers

symbol image Muslim blogger (photo: Fotolia/Gina Sanders)

Muslim Bloggers in Germany

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Creating a Counter-public to Traditional Media

Turkish delights store in Cologne, Germany (photo: dpa)

Ramadan for Shopkeepers

Breaking the Fast with Dates and Seafood