July 27, 2012 - 3:50pm
Iroquois Library to screen Islam documentary 'The Light in Her Eyes' on Saturday
This documentary tells the story of Houda al-Habash, a Muslim woman who founded a religious school for girls.
Religion is traditionally a man’s game. In the religion I grew up in, the attitude towards the two genders was very much a “separate but equal” type of position. (Disclosure: this is my cynical – but accurate – view of a religion I have since left.) While women in this...