Masake Kane

I am Senegalese-American, born and raised in Senegal, which is a predominantly Muslim country. As I agree and I identify with the struggle of women all over Africa (Women's Rights and Islam
), I find this article of great interest. However, I feel that the usage of "Islamic" as attributes to explain certain misogynistic phenomenona in Africa should be avoided. In fact, the problem is that many men and women think that this is the case, and thus changes come slowly because people believe...read more