The Afghan girls who live as boys to survive fundamentalists

Maureen Callahan The New York Post 9/21/2014

In the Muslim world, where women are denied basic human rights — from divorce to drivers’ licenses, no protection from abuse or honor killings — there is no worse place than Afghanistan.

The United Nations, Save the Children and the Thompson Reuters Foundation have ranked Afghanistan as the […]

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Islamic law is adopted by British legal chiefs

Solicitors told how to draw up Sharia-style wills penalising widows and non-believers

John Bingham The Telegraph [UK] 22 Mar 2014

Islamic law is to be effectively enshrined in the British legal system for the first time under guidelines for solicitors on drawing up “Sharia compliant” wills.

Under […]