All posts filed under: Social System

Sexual Freedoms Have Generated an Epidemic of Sexual Harassment and Violence in UK Schools

On Tuesday 7th June, experts working in schools and with young girls who suffer sexual harassment and abuse inside and outside the classroom told an inquiry by the parliamentary women and equalities select committee that action needed to be taken to tackle the “ticking time-bomb” of sexual bullying in classrooms. They suggested that there should […]

Justice can only be given to women of Bangladesh under the Khilafah- not under the secular democratic ruling

According to the news of bdnews24.com, police have failed to figure out why college student Sohagi Jahan Tonu has been killed in Comilla, much less recognize the killers even a month into the killing. The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of police say they can only confirm that the murder, which triggered nationwide protests, was premeditated. […]

French Minister for Women Unveils the True Face of Liberal Democracies: Anti-Islamic, Racist and Hypocritical

On 30th of March 2016, the news network Al Jazeera reported that the French Minister for Women’s Rights, Laurence Rossignol, likened Muslim women who wear Hijab to American “Negroes” who accepted slavery. Her comments were made on RMC Radio and BFM TV in response to the growing trend in so called ‘Islamic fashion’ and mainstream […]

Protection of Muslim Children Will Not Take Place through the Plans of the Disbelieving Enemies of the Ummah

The Sudanese government and the United Nations ratified a joint action plan for the protection of children from violations in conflict zones. The plan took four years of research and deliberations between the two sides and it was described by the UN as being a comprehensive plan. The Minister of Social Welfare, Mashair Al-Dawalab, in […]

Saudi Arabia’s Farce of Caring about Muslim Women’s Sorrows

Saudi Arabia has expressed regret and sorrow for the current problems experienced by women in many parts of the world, mentioning the violation of Palestinian and Syrian women’s human rights and calling the “international community” to eradicate ‘such crimes and inhumane practices’ and to ‘hold accountable those who commit them’. These facts were part of […]

Gender Segregation in Islam is NOT Discrimination! But Stigmatising Religious Communities for their Values Is!

On Friday 4th March, the New South Wales Civil and Administrative Tribunal ordered Hizb ut Tahrir in Australia to stop so-called ‘forcibly’ segregating men and women at its public events after judging that the practice constituted sexual discrimination. The ruling came in relation to a case raised by the former NT News journalist Alison Bevege […]

International Women’s Day’s “Pledge for Parity” is Simply Replicating Gender Equality’s Failed Strategy for Change

The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day organized by the United Nations on the 8th March is “Pledge for Parity” which is calling its supporters to take strong practical steps to increase gender parity within their societies. It is a continuation of the UN’s international campaign, “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for […]

The Promotion of Muslim Fashion is Designed to Exploit the Muslimah and Islamic Values

The recent move of international fashion house Dolce and Gabbana, to launch their first collections of abayahs and hijabs aimed at the Muslim woman, cemented the growing importance of Muslim fashion. The brand was the latest of several major fashion labels to have recently created clothing for Muslims. DKNY, Tommy Hilfiger and Oscar de la […]

The ‘Democratic Project’ has Failed the Women of the Arab Spring! Only a True Islamic Revolution can Revive their Dreams for a Dignified Future!

This January and February marks 5 years since the beginning of the uprisings in Tunisia, Egypt, Yemen, Libya and Syria against brutal dictatorships. Hopes were ignited amongst some that replacing tyrants with secular democracies would establish dignity for the people and create just and prosperous societies. Women played a significant role in the protests which […]

Those Secular Bigots who Blame Islam for the Cologne Attacks Need to Take a Long Hard Look at their Own Values

It was repugnant and vile; very much characteristic of Charlie Hebdo publications. In its latest edition, this odious magazine featured a cartoon suggesting that drowned 3-year-old Syrian refugee Aylan Kurdi would have grown up to be a sex attacker like those migrants accused of sexually assaulting hundreds of women in Cologne on the 31st of […]

The Failure of Beijing in Fighting Violence against Women: A Case Study of Tunisia and Turkey

This article seeks to showcase the failures of the Beijing Declaration and any attempts of secular systems to address the problem of violence against women through the case studies of Tunisia and Turkey. 20 years have passed since 189 UN Member States adopted the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action contained within the UN Beijing […]

Q&A: Is it Permissible for a Menstruating Woman to Read Qur’an from the Internet or a Mobile Phone?

Question: Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuhu, I would like to inquire about the Shariah rule because I am confused…  Is it permissible for the menstruating woman to read Quran from the internet or a mobile phone? I would like an answer. Wa Salaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah From  Raheeq Em Yousif

Islam is the Answer to Solve Women’s Problems, Not Gender Equality

On the 7th of September 2015, the meeting of Women Parliamentarians for ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (WAIPA) has been held at Dewan Sarawak Hotel Shangri-La, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The acknowledgment of gender equality in the agenda of the post development 2015 are among the three resolutions achieved. The two remaining resolutions are encouraging the culture of […]

Beijing +20: Commemorating Gender Equality’s Broken Promises for Women

This September marks the 20th anniversary of the UN Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (PFA) on women’s empowerment and rights. It was the product of the 4th World Conference on Women held in China in 1995, which was attended by 17,000 participants and 30,000 activists. The Beijing Declaration and PFA was an extensive 400-point […]

Tajikistan Initiates National Policy to Insult the Islamic Dress and Criminalise the Pious Practicing Muslimah

On August 19, the Asia Plus Website reported that a meeting was held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan where prominent figures including members of parliament, religious leaders, police officers, city deputies, traders and mayors gathered to discuss critical issues including the rise of so-called “Islamic extremism”. The report explained that Dushanbe Mayor Mohamad Syed Ubaidulloev appealed to […]

Protection and Prosperity for Indonesian Children Needs a Change of System

This country failed in creating a system of child protection! A statement coming from the Minister of Social Affair which stated that there are 4.1 million children in Indonesia have been reported of being victims of violence which is an undeniable information. This capitalistic democratic nation could not give a thorough solution to stop the […]

Women of Papua are Victims of Multi-Layered Violence from an Incompetent Regime and Evil Western Imperialism

On July 6, yesterday, the Indonesia Minister of Women’s Empowerment and Child Protection – Professor Yohana Yembise revealed that Papua province ranked first in cases of domestic violence. She stated that the main trigger for this violence in Papua is the high consumption of alcoholic liquor. Cases of violence against children in Papua reached 3,250 […]

Is the Glittering Gold of SEA (South East Asian) Games More Valuable Than the Dignity of a Muslim Lady?

News: On 22nd June, 2015, it went viral in main newspapers including in social medias regarding the country’s gymnast, Farah Ann Abdul Hadi who was largely criticized because of the sportswear that she wore in the SEA Games in Singapore recently. The fit suit for gymnastics worn by Farah is actually not a new suit, […]

The rising attack on Nikkah in the Caucuses blaming ‘child-brides’ on the Sharia

News: On April 21st 2015 Eurasia.net reported in a story entitled “Georgia’s Child Brides: Opting for Marriage over School” where Nikkah was blamed for allowing the rise in what is described as  female children (under the age of 18) being forced into marriage under the guidance of religious men conducting Nikkah ceremonies that are not […]

Even with More Women in Politics Secular Democratic Politics Ensures More Women’s Suffering

News: Turkey seeks to improve women’s status in politics – Through the Means of Secular Capitalism which Humiliated Women. Meryem Göka, vice chair of Turkey’s incumbent AK Party women branch, which has more than four million members, was one of the women rights experts gathered at the European Parliament to discuss the political participation and […]

The primary barrier in protecting the Honor of Women in Bangladesh is the secular ruling class, anti-Islamic media and law enforcement authority

News: According to a news piece published by the Dhaka Tribune on 19th April, Ekattor TV Senior Journalist Farzana Rupa alleged that she received a death threat from a self-proclaimed Islamic militant, minutes after her report on the Pohela Boishakh assault on women was telecast on the private television channel. On 14th April amid the […]