Reflections on the new Tunisian calls for equality between Muslim women and men.

The Tunisian President Beji Caed Essibsi has called for more gender equality in his speech for the National Women’s day last Sunday. He wants Muslim women to have a free choice to marry a Non-Muslim and to give women equal inheritance rights. The Tunisian Islamic scholarly body, Diwan al-Ifta has agreed to these changes. However, … Continue reading Reflections on the new Tunisian calls for equality between Muslim women and men.