A week ago I was in Malaysia, having been invited to deliver a series of lectures on Islam, women’s rights, and a critique of liberalism and feminism. The organisers, Wanita ISMA (an Islamic NGO), had hoped to supplement my tour by organising a panel discussion between me, ISMA, and […]
Debate Review: ‘Islam or Feminism: Which one can truly Liberate Women?’ Debate between Feminist Julie Bindel and Zara Faris
Yesterday saw a spectacular debate organised by the Muslim Debate Initiative between two articulate and experienced speakers and advocates of both Feminism and Islam. Before the event, many people were interested to see the arguments both sides would use – however, there were some Muslims and non-Muslims asking […]
Tales of the Unexpected: Convincing members of English Upper Class that Sharia is Fairer than English Law!!!
I don’t know how it happened, nor could believe that it could’ve happen – but yesterday, me and my fellow MDI colleague, Zara Faris WON the debate that SHARIA is FAIRER than ENGLISH LAW – in front of an audience of 61 English upper class/middle class attendees! [Based […]
ISLAMIC TREATMENT OF WOMEN vs FEMINISM A review of the public Debate at the University of Dublin. On tuesday (18th Feb 2014) I attended a sensitive debate at University College Dublin (UCD) on ‘This House Believes Islam Treats Women Right’. This debate was co-hosted by the UCD Islamic […]
I’d like to reveal for public consumption, a review of my debate with Bob Siegel by a Christian from Canada. He’s a well informed individual, who’s read the review of other polemical Christians, such as Anthony Rogers from Answering Muslims. This is the Christian’s review: I have listened […]