Women’s rights activists in historic march for equal rights in birthplace of Arab Spring

Women’s rights activists in Tunisian led an historic march on Saturday to demand equal inheritance rights for both sexes in the North African country. Like other Arab countries, Tunisia’s inheritance law is based on Islamic jurisprudence, and specifies that female heirs must receive only half the amount that males are entitled to. Suad Abu-Dayyeh, from women’s … Continue reading Women’s rights activists in historic march for equal rights in birthplace of Arab Spring