Gender Equity in Islam

Jamal A. Badawi, Ph.D. World Assembly of Muslim Youth I. Introduction & Methodology When dealing with the Islamic perspective of any topic, there should be a clear distinction between the normative teachings of Islam and the diverse cultural practices among Muslims, which may or may not be consistent with them. [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:28+00:00 December 15th, 2014|FAQs, gender-relations-in-islam, social-ties, Solutions to Social Issues|

Women in Islam

877-WHY-ISLAM Brochure Request a copy View in PDF Oppressed, inferior, and unequal – for many people, these are the first words that come to mind when thinking about women in Islam. These stereotypes confuse Islam with cultural practices and fail to recognize that [...]

2017-12-01T00:20:00+00:00 September 24th, 2014|Brochures Online, On Faith|

Family

We live in an age where the importance of family values is declining in society. Divorce rates are at an all time high, couples are marrying on average at older ages and the number of single parent families has increased. Overall, the proportion of people in happy marriages has declined rapidly. [...]

2017-12-01T00:22:08+00:00 June 24th, 2010|family-in-islam|