As a person who writes about women’s issues, I am constantly being told that Islam is the greatest threat to gender equality in this or any other country – mostly by white men, who always know best. This has been an extraordinary year for feminism, but from the Rochdale grooming case to interminable debates over whether traditional Islamic dress is “empowering” or otherwise, the rhetoric and language of feminism has been co-opted by Islamophobes, who could not care less about women of any creed or colour.
Getting to the end of it and seeing after she talked about gender segregation protests being inflamed by the right and seeing this addendum that had been tacked on after the fact.
This article was amended to draw attention to the fact that many Muslim and Asian women were involved in the “gender segregation” protests
You can’t make this stuff up, or rather you don’t have to.