Yanar Mohammed

Yanar Mohammed (born 1960) is a prominent Iraqi feminist who was born in Baghdad. She is a co-founder and the director of the Organization of Women's Freedom in Iraq, and serves as the editor of the newspaper Al-Mousawat (Equality). She is one of the most prominent women's rights campaigners in Iraq, and received the Gruber Foundation Women’s Rights Prize in 2008

Read more about Yanar Mohammed:  Early Life, Activities in Iraq Since 2003, Political Views

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Yanar Mohammed - Political Views - Islam
... Yanar Mohammed, whilst not being anti-religion, is a strong believer in secular government ... Indeed, Yanar claims that women's equality ‘can only be achieved through secular government because an Islamic government would hurt women’s rights’ ... It is this kind of behaviour that leads Yanar to draw the contrast between her grandmothers treatment half a century ago referred to in the ‘early life’ section above and the ...