The Concept of Mahram (Guardianship) and Women Protection

By : Faqihuddin Abdul Kodir In the social life where women become the second class of society, stand unequally, and unrecognized them as important person,...

Justice Perspective in Family Law Postulate

The case of violence that afflicts humanity has motivated the agents of change civilization to realize the perspective of life (way of life) and...

Support of Islam in the Empowerment of Women Head of Household

Religious understanding about male leadership in the family often becomes a real constraint strengthening women headed families. In data released PEKKA in 2005 for...

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,...

The Importance of Organizing Interests

This paper wants to discuss the basic assumptions and principles of community organizing, particularly in relation to issues of justice on relationships between female...

Pro against Domestic Workers

Many people are already aware of the message and lessons of Ramadan and its relation with Islam bias against those who are weak,...

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)...

Understanding the “Heaven” from a Different Perspective

Indeed, diversity is nature. Allah swt. has created human from the tribe, ethnicity, skin color and gender are different. But in the eyes of...

Affirmation of the Prophet on the Rights of Women

At first, discussions about women's issues is a discussion about Islam itself. In principle, almost all scholars agreed on the equality of men and...

Straightening the Culture of Interpreting Hadith about Women

By Faqihuddin Abdul Kodir In a women ulemas training, KH. Husein Muhammad stated a critique to hadith texts in Syarh ‘Uqud al-Lujjayn Syekh Nawawi Banten...