Do the Hadiths Say Women Can’t Be Leaders?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum We have election for Student Representative for my college every year. There were three candidates for this year’s election: two women (Candidate A and Candidate B) and a man (Candidate C). I have read in a Sahih Hadith in Sahih Bukhari that that a nation will female ruler […]

Dalia Mogahed on The Hijab: A Case of Misplaced Blame?

Following Dalia Mogahed’s rivetting interview on the much-loved Daily Show with Trevor Noah, the following clarification on her Facebook page has created further ripples on social media. Regarding a woman covering her head, consider these verses: “For a man indeed ought not to cover his head, for as much as he is the image and […]