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This is a collection of blog posts by Feminist Dissent.

Prisoner of Conscience Teesta Setalvad

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Feminist Dissent stands in solidarity with Teesta Setalvad who has been jailed for her defence of human rights

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Some Lessons from Manchester

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The public inquiry into the Manchester Arena bombing concluded its hearings on 15th March after 196 days of live evidence.  Twenty two...

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Amess, the human rights campaigner for Iran

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David Amess, the murdered Conservative MP, was a human rights campaigner for Iran On Friday 15th October Sir David Amess was murdered...

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Fear is their weapon, Courage is yours

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FEMINIST DISSENT STANDS IN SOLIDARITY WITH AFGHAN WOMEN AND WITH ALL THOSE FIGHTING FUNDAMENTALISM Feminist Dissent views with horror and...

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Songs of Disobeyance

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Reflections on Parul Khakhar’s disobedient verse I grew up in Calcutta in a Gujarati family. We were steeped in Gujarati Vaishnav...

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The Supreme Court and Shamima Begum – ‘The Perfect Solution’?

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On Friday 26 February, the Supreme Court unanimously rejected Shamima Begum’s application to be permitted to return to the UK to argue...

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Prey: Immigration, Islam and the Erosion of Women’s Rights by Ayaan Hirsi Ali review

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In her new book, the Somali-born critic of Islam appears more concerned with defending the criminalisation of migration than finding...

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