‘Bayneh W Baynek’: A Place Where Arab Women Can Speak About their Struggles without any Judgement!

Many young women of colour in the West feel stuck between the struggles they experience as women and, at the same time, the fear that their experiences will be used to endorse the racist view of non-Western societies as less developed and misogynistic. As a Syrian Belgian woman who's passionate about women's rights and gender … Meer lezen over ‘Bayneh W Baynek’: A Place Where Arab Women Can Speak About their Struggles without any Judgement!

#NotYourHabibti: Yasmeen Starts the Discussion on Sexual Intimidation in the Arab World

Yasmeen Mjalli is a 21-year-old woman who carried forward the #MeToo movement to West Bank in Palestine. She did that by selling clothes with the slogan 'Not Your Habibti'. That way, she managed to open up the discussion on gender equality in the Arab world. She also started a campaign in which she shared her personal experience with sexual intimidation. As the project started to grow, she began … Meer lezen over #NotYourHabibti: Yasmeen Starts the Discussion on Sexual Intimidation in the Arab World