Your 'Liberation,' My Oppression: European Violation of Muslim Women's Human Rights

Author:Afnan Akram
Position:SMU Dedman School of Law

The freedom of religion and the right to individual autonomy are cornerstones of any democratic society. However, many countries violate these values under the guise of human dignity, equal rights, and cultural integration. I argue that these violations began with the face-veil ban in France and expanded to other countries, including Belgium and Austria. Through surveys and personal experience, I ... (see full summary)

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