Stories by Nadje Al-Ali

Nadje Al-Ali is director of the Gender Studies Centre at SOAS, University of London. She is of Iraqi-German origin and has recently published Iraqi Women: Untold Stories from 1948 to the Present (Zed Books, 2007). She is a founding member of Act Together: Women's Action for Iraq. subscribe to Nadje Al-Ali's feed

Posted on: Mar 30, 2008, Source: Comment Is Free

Politicians hoped the Iraq war would see the advance of women's rights. Instead, Iraqi women face violence, sexual abuse and segregation.