Friday February 3 , 2012
Gendered Islamophobia: (Zine)
-Definition: Specific forms of ethno-religious and racialized discrimination levelled at Muslim
women proceeded from historically negative stereotypes.
Examples like racism, sexism, and classism.
rooted from oriental representations that cast colonial Muslim women as backward, and
oppressed victims of misogynist societies.
Banning Hijab from school/work.
International Human Rights: (Clark)
rights of freedom of religion and belief
right to education
right to political expression
right not to be the victim