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Sharia Law: Legal Abuse of Girls and Women

When proponents of Sharia Law organize national Women’s Marches it is time to ask questions. Do organizers Linda Sarsour and Gloria Steinem have the same objectives when they raise their fists in solidarity? It looks like the Women’s Movement, a liberation movement I have proudly embraced, is being used for something other than Women’s Rights. Since when do laws privileging male dominance over women fit into this struggle? As Alternative Facts run rampant, liberal values are turned upside down when Gloria Steinem raises her fist with Sarsour and Rachel Maddow buys into Sarsour’s America being Islamophobic for fighting Sharia Law. Did Maddow see Sarsour’s crude attack against Ayaan Hirsi Ali,

Rachel Wahba is a writer, psychotherapist, and co-founder of Olivia Travel/Companies. An Iraqi -Egyptian Jew, born in India, she grew up in Japan. 

The many dimensions of 

displacement and exile are a constant theme in her work as a writer, therapist, and in her activism as a Mizrahi Jew who grew up stateless. 

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