Topic: Women in the Islamic world

Noorjahan Akbar on Women's Rights in Afghanistan

''Women Are Nobodies''

the Saudi-Arabian Writer Raja Alem

Interview with the Saudi-Arabian Writer Raja Alem

Elegy for a Lost Era

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah (photo: AP)

Interview with Abdul Aziz Al-Khamis

Saudi Arabia Doomed to Renewal

Female Palestinian graduates during their graduation ceremony (photo: picture-alliance/landov)

Women in Palestinian Job Market

Wasted Talent

A woman wearing Burqa walking in front of 'freedom' graffiti (photo: AP)

Feminism, Colonialism and Islamophobia

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Treacherous Sympathy with Muslim Women

Rana Husseini (Photo: Rigien Bagekany)

Interview with Rana Husseini

''Arabs Were Never Passive – They Were Oppressed!''

Tahrir square (photo: AP)

Modern-day Orientalism

Great How They Keep Things Clean and Tidy!

Women wearing burqas, Afghanistan (photo: AP)

Who Is Hidden beneath the Burqa?

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An Appeal to the West

Interview with the Saudi Writer Badriya Al-Bishr

''Anything You Write about Is Made a Scandal, Even Love''

Two women wearing the headscarf (source: Inside Indonesia)

Women and Islam in Indonesia

Reformers, Resisters and Devotees

Rafidah Abdul Razak and Surayah Ramlee (photo: AP)

Women as Sharia Judges in Malaysia

A Step forward in Equal Rights

Gertrude Bell, Letters from Baghdad (source: www.rosadoc.be)

Gertrude Bell's Orient Travels

Escape from the Tight Corset of the Modern Age

Book cover "The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie"

The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie

Panties from the "Axis of Evil"

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