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"Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here": the human rights struggle against Muslim fundamentalism

Centre for the Study of Human Rights public lecture

Date: Wednesday 23 October 2013 
Time: 6.30-8pm 
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Professor Karima Bennoune
Chair: Professor Chetan Bhatt

From Pakistani peace activists to Tunisian feminists, from Chechen journalists to Algerian victims of terrorism, Karima Bennoune highlights some of the most overlooked and important contemporary human rights struggles.

Karima Bennoune is professor of international law and a member of the board of the network of Women Living Under Muslim Laws.

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This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For any queries email events@lse.ac.uk| or call 020 7955 6043. 

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