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Influential U.S. Imam faces criticism for his comments on the allegations...

The Muslim-American co-founder of Zaytuna College in Berkeley, California, Imam Zaid Shakir, has faced backlash for his now-deleted post on Facebook which suggested Sharia law should be applied in judging whether Dr Christine Blasey Ford’s allegations against Brett Kavanaugh are credible.

#MosqueMeToo gives Muslim women space to discuss sexual assault in Muslim...

The columnist and gender activist, Mona Eltahawy, started the #MosqueMeToo movement to encourage women to share their experiences of sexual harassment and assault on the hajj and in other Islamic spaces. The movement opens the #MeToo movement up to Muslim women.

Muslim woman harassed by men in Paris

July 17, 2014 Just before midnight on July 3 a veiled Muslim woman was returning to her home in Paris’s banlieue. As she approached her...

Muslim street cleric claims to protect Canadian women from sexual assault

News Agencies – July 16, 2012   Canadian laws should be changed to require women to "cover themselves" to prevent sexual assaults, says an Islamic street...