* Portrayal of Religion in the Media: Religion is Political
Resistance is the Other Side of Large Scale Oppression: The
Reality of the Women’s Liberation Movement in Iran
the discussion on polygamy has largely focused on
B. C.'s polygamist community of Bountiful, a long-time
Canadian activist says she believes it is also being
practised among a minority of Muslims in Canada.
statement of Israeli women's organizations
Against the war on Gaza
women's organizations from a broad spectrum of political
views demand an end to the bombing and other tools of
death and call for the immediate start of deliberations
for peace and stop the war. The dance of death and destruction
must come to an end. We demand that war no longer be
an option, or violence a strategy, or killing an alternative.
The society we want is one in which every individual
can lead a life of security, in personal, economic,
and social sphere.
: Acid Thrown at a Labour Union
leader in Greece
Kouneva, the general secretary of the Attica Union of
Cleaners and Domestic Workers (AUCDW) in Greece, was
brutally attacked on 22 December, at midnight by her
home in Athens. According to the brief news released,
unknown persons threw acid at her face, head and shoulder.
against Honor Related Violence visits Asuda
HOUSE BELIEVES ISLAM IS INCOMPATIBLE WITH WESTERN LIBERALISM
Freedom, Equality and
a show of solidarity at Gothenburg
Book Fair - Sweden in picture
The 5th European
Social Forum took place in Malmo, Sweden from 17 to
21 September 2008. Around 20000 people and 400 organisations
from around the world registered to participate in
Majedi: Can imperialism liberate women?
Majedi: in Center for Inquiry Low Countries-
29 min - Aug 28, 2008
veil once again became the focal point of a controversial
debate. This time the new legislation in Denmark which
Bars judges from wearing religious symbols is the reason
behind the debate. Presently, any debate surrounding
religion and secularism focuses on Islam and the veil.
Majedi was born in Iran, and is a leading opponent of
the regime. She chairs 'OWL', the Organisation for Women's
Liberation – Iran. She is the Editor of the feminist
journal Medusa, and the author of Women's Rights vs
Political Islam. More.... www.azarmajedi.com
Azar Majedi in Gothenborg
" Global day of action"
arcybiskupa Azar Majedi