Asia Bibi has left Pakistan for Canada after spending eight years on death row for a blasphemy conviction. Her 2010 death sentence was overturned by the Supreme Court in October 2018, sparking nationwide protest and death threats. Bibi, a Roman Catholic, was accused by Muslim villagers in Ittanwala of blasphemy following an altercation with a fellow farm worker. The Supreme Court said there was no evidence to support the accusations.
“We need inclusive policy, processes and systems that support women to succeed in their careers rather than holding them back.”
People in positions of power have power through their views, actions and rhetoric. And tolerating racism from those in power only gives fuel to those on the streets to do the same.
Steven Bishop will be sentenced on Wednesday.
Nowhere in the Quran does it stipulate any capital punishments for sodomy – by implementing the most draconian aspects of Sharia, the Sultan is closer to Isis than the Prophet
My Cousin Was Killed At Christchurch – His Death Reminds Me We Don't Talk Enough About Muslim Victims Of Terror
Atta leaves behind his wife and two-year-old daughter – if we all work together hard enough, she can grow up in a world better than ours.
Boris Johnson and others have "carved a fault line" between Muslims and Conservatives, charity says.
“The place and role of women in mosques is in real crisis in the UK, and this status quo must change.”
"There’s no better way for us to start the New Year."
Muslim women overwhelmingly bear the brunt of anti-Muslim attacks, but too often, they are also the target of hatred from other Muslims