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Extraordinary Women From the Muslim World

Extraordinary Women From the Muslim World

Recently published in 2008, Extraordinary Women from the Muslim World is a collection of short biographical profiles of notable Muslim women.  The book includes women from the time of Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, as well as contemporary women.  They come from countries as diverse as Nigeria, Turkey and India.Visit the website and purchase the
R2P: Responsibility to Protect

R2P: Responsibility to Protect

  Aisha al-Adawiya, the Founder of Women In Islam, Inc. & Board Member Sarah Sayeed recently attended a briefing at the UN on R2P: The Responsibility to Protect.  As explained by Marion Arnaud of the International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect, R2P is a new international security and human rights norm to encourage countries to work
IN THE NEWS: Pointing to history, women seek inclusion at US mosques

IN THE NEWS: Pointing to history, women seek inclusion at US mosques

The National | Ayesha Nasir | Jun 27, 2009 | Link to Original Article NEW YORK // Most days Aisha al Adawiya, 65, rushes from her full-time job at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Manhattan to meetings for the advocacy group she helped found in 1992, Women In Islam. The focus