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A selection of articles and links on women's rights from a progressive Muslim perspective is listed on the right. Select a title to begin reading.
Legal Arguments on Woman-Led Prayer in Islam
The Islamic Basis For Female-Led Prayer
Quranic Basis of Sexual Equality in Islam by Freeing the Quran from the Patriarchal Nature of Its Classical and Some Modern Exegesis
Women as Imams
Headscarves and Hymen
Feminist Reforms in Turkey Reflect the Progressive Face of Islam
Islam and Feminism
Faith and Feminism
What the Qur'an Says About Women
Islamic Feminists Distinguish Islam from Muslims
Islam Had Its Share of Female Scholars Too
Evolving Role for Senegalese Women in Religion
On Christian Men marrying Muslim Women
In Quest for Equal Rights, Muslim Women's Meeting Turns to Islam's Tenets
Envisioning a World Where Women Thrive
Interview with Asma Barlas: "It Is the Right for Every Muslim to Interpret the Quran for Themselves"
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Laleh Bakhtiar on the misinterpretation of verse 4:34 in the Quran