According to Arab news, Saudi Arabian female teachers have demanded the same pay and status as their male counterparts, and are to file a court case against the Ministry of Education to enforce their demand. Mona Abdul Aziz, spokeswoman for the campaign, said that teachers both male and female have been demanding these rights for [...]
Rima Fakih, the Lebanese-American, ‘liberal Muslim’ Miss USA from Michigan, says that, “I’m Miss USA, not Miss Religion USA.” Fakih says that they have a mixture of different religions. Her brother-in-law is Catholic, and her sister converted and nephews are baptized.
Lebanese American Rima Fakih won the title of Miss Michigan USA. She is the first Arab American Muslim woman to hold such a title. Fifty-one contestants from every state took part to compete for the title of Miss USA and the opportunity for a place in the Miss Universe pageant. She moved to the United States [...]