Why Islam and Feminism Have More in Common Than You Think They Do

Think all Muslims are anti-feminism? Think again! There are a lot of misconceptions about what it means to be a Muslim woman. But the truth of the matter is, it’s entirely possible to be a feminist and a Muslim.

Watch this frank discussion between two feminist Muslim women about some of the common misconceptions people have about Muslim women.

Muslims for Progressive Values (MPV) is an inclusive community rooted in the traditional Qur’anic ideals of human dignity and social justice. They welcome all who are interested in discussing, promoting and working for the implementation of progressive values – human rights, freedom of expression, and separation of church and state – as well as inclusive and tolerant understandings of Islam. Visit their website for more information.