Sexual Violence in Emergencies and The importance of the Bill on...

  The Urgency of the Pungkas Bill as a Legal Protection The Pungkas Bill is the answer to the complex cases of sexual violence that continue...

Affirming the Prohibition of Female Circumcision

Egypt Majlis Fatwa in around June-July 2007 had indeed issued a fatwa haram for female circumcision. This fatwa was based on the badness (dharar)...

Spirit of Justice in Inheritance

By : Badriyah Fayumi Reading the Prophet’s hadith regarding women’s inheritance rights, is reading of an episode of a revolutionary social change history on women’s...

Women in the Shadow of Violence

Karina’s (not her real name) handphone rang for several times.  Some undetected numbers called her and invited her for a date. The terror had...

Supporting Those with Special Needs

Friday, July 18, 2014 06:15 Nur Achmad, MA Islam is a religion which upholds the principle of Tawhid (Oneness of God). Tawhid is the deepest...

Adolescent Pregnancy

By : KH. Husein Muhammad Female adolescent pregnancy now becomes an important topic of discussions not only in the national context, Indonesia, but also becomes...

Fundamentalism and its Implications for Women

By : Nina Nurmila, PhD Fundamentally, Islam is a Religion of Equality and Justice If we define fundamentalism in reference to the Concise Oxford Dictionary of...

Balancing ‘Rights Discourse’ and ‘Discourse Obligations’ in Reproductive Health Issues

Islamic discourse in Sachiko Murata is a balanced view of the relation of two things different but interlocked, such as: day and night; country-folk,...

Aligning the Culture Making of Hadith-Hadith About Women

In a training  of the female ulemas, KH. Husein Muhammad expressed his criticism on the hadiths  which are quoted from the Book ‘Syarh 'Uqud...

Reciprocal Reading towards Sexuality Issues in the Hadith texts

By : Faqihuddin Abdul Kodir The Prophet’s hadith is a necessary reference for all muslims. But our horizon as individual and also a member of...