Tag: abuse

Muslim Woman Allegedly Abused In Hospital Maternity Ward

A Facebook post published on Tuesday describes how a Muslim woman in a niqab was allegedly abused by a man while she was working in the maternity ward at New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton. The post by Zahid Akhtar described how his wife was verbally abused while she was busy working at the hospital. Akhtar claimed that… Read More ›

Heroic Man Punched In The Face For Standing Up For Muslim Women Who Were Abused On Train

DTT: It’s really sad to see this in this day and age! Not every single Muslim you sit or stand or walk past is an extremist. When is this going to stop!? Disgraceful behaviour from this racist/bigoted men for abusing women for being Muslim. Respect to the man for defending those women from the bullies. Tammy Mills… Read More ›

On February 13, Voice of Libyan Women (VLW), is calling on everyone to wear a purple hijab to show their support for International Purple Hijab Day.

UK Muslims speak out against marital abuse

By: Catherine Shakdam   Criticizing the UK Muslim community for lagging in its activism and opposition to marital abuse, Muslim scholars and social workers insist that social stigma and fear of associating the phenomenon with Islam are still acting as powerful deterrents for anyone to wants to address the repressing issue. “Muslim community leaders need… Read More ›