Education and Women's History Month

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March is Women’s History Month, a time to remember the struggle of women worldwide for basic human rights. This year, the theme is “Education”, and Barakat has joined the chorus in support of women’s education worldwide. To give you an idea of how far women have come in this regard in the U.S.; in post…

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Courage and Conviction

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Ms. Humaira is a soft hearted, caring individual. It was for this reason that she was drawn to teaching; this is where she finds her purpose, in her students. Ms. Humaira is an English teacher at the Ersari Elementary School in Mari More, Attock. Attock is a city in the north of Pakistan’s Punjab district,…

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Women Hold Up Half the Sky

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In honor of Women’s History Month, we would like to present Mohammad Saleh, a new world, Islamic male feminist. Mohammed is a husband, a father, and a believer in the integrity of women’s rights. He educates his daughters, and is hopeful that they will pursue the highest degree of education. Mohammed recognizes the importance of…

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