Saturday Quotes: Lina Abou Habib

‘Indeed, there is a strong global backlash in relation to women’s position and women’s rights which is taking various forms and shapes.

Turkey has just dismantled the Ministry for Women and replaced it with a Ministry for Family Affairs.

This is an indication of a growing conservative view of women’s role being in the family rather than them being independent citizens endowed with rights’.

 

Lina Abou Habib

2011

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