A debate about the Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan’s treatment of women has been eclipsed by a discussion about French intellectuals’ views on Islam in French life, Adam Shatz writes.
After our roundtable on Nouman Ali Khan and spiritual abuse, multiple women have accused scholar Tariq Ramadan of rape and sexual abuse. In addition, the Harvey Weinstein scandal has triggered responses by victims and survivors sharing their accounts of sexual violence almost daily. This included the social media campaign #metoo, in which some women voiced […]
Famous Muslim scholar Tariq Ramadan has been accused of rape by at least three adult women as well as having been accused of having sexual relationships with underage students while he was teaching in Geneva. As a Muslim living in Switzerland, and who didn’t run in his circles, I was warned about his “close relationships” […]
The scandal around Tariq Ramadan has opened a door on the plight of Muslim women in France and the Francophone Arab countries to its south.
ONE way or another, Europe’s Muslim landscape will be altered by the drama that is now swirling around one of the continent’s best-known Islamic thinkers. It was announced this week that “by mutual agreement” Tariq Ramadan was taking a leave of absence from his job as a professor of Islamic studies at Oxford University.
One of the world's leading Islamic scholars is on a leave of absence from the University of Oxford amid allegations that he raped two women. Tariq Ramadan, Swiss-born grandson of Muslim Brotherhood founder Hasan al-Banna, has denied the allegations made by two women in France and filed a slander complaint,...
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Islamic scholar to take leave of absence by mutual agreement after multiple sexual assault allegations made against him Oxford University has agreed to place the Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan on a leave of absence after multiple allegations of rape, assault and sexual harassment were made against him. Show More Summary
French prosecutors have opened an inquiry into fresh death threats against journalists at Charlie Hebdo after the satirical paper published a cartoon of Islamic intellectual Tariq Ramadan relating to accusations of rape against him.
The Paris prosecutor’s office opened an investigation on Monday of death threats against the satirical French weekly Charlie Hebdo, over a cartoon of the Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan, who faces rape allegations.
French prosecutors are investigating allegations by two women who say they were raped by an Oxford University professor. Professor of Islamic Studies Tariq Ramadan vehemently denies the allegations. ? One woman, Henda Ayari, confirmed...Show More Summary
The activist Henda Ayari and another woman filed police complaints accusing Tariq Ramadan of violent attacks. He is the author of numerous books on modern Islam and a well-known figure in the media.
Swiss Islamic intellectual Tariq Ramadan faced a second accusation of rape in France this week, giving rise to vitriolic attacks on his accusers on social media.
Paris prosecutors are investigating allegations of rape levelled at the prominent Muslim intellectual and Oxford University professor, Tariq Ramadan, who is suing for defamation.
Lawyer for Tariq Ramadan says he denies Henda Ayari’s allegation and will sue her for defamation A feminist campaigner has filed a police complaint alleging she was raped by an Oxford University professor, Tariq Ramadan, whose lawyer said he denied the accusation and would sue for defamation. Show More Summary
A rape and sexual assault complaint was filed on Friday in France against Swiss Islamist and Professor Tariq Ramadan by former Salafist Henda Ayari. The complaint filed with the Rouen prosecutor’s office in northwestern France, by the Salafist turned secular activist, detailed criminal acts of rape, sexual assault, violence, harassment and intimidation, according to document […]
A rape and sexual assault complaint was filed on Friday in France against Swiss Islamist and Professor Tariq Ramadan by former Salafist Henda Ayari.
France on Saturday expelled controversial Swiss Islamist preacher Hani Ramadan who posed "a serious threat to public order", the interior ministry said. Ramadan, whose brother is the intellectual Tariq Ramadan and whose grandfather founded Egypt's radical Muslim Brotherhood, was arrested in Colmar, eastern France, while attending a conference. Show More Summary
Voters que up to cast their ballots in the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election. (Stuyvesant Town, NYC / AP) 5:19 p.m. PDT: Professor of Islamic Studies Tariq Ramadan begs us to stay involved after voting today: #Election2016 #ElectionFinalThoughts #ElectionNight pic.twitter.com/DnhAYU1C6l— Tariq Ramadan (@TariqRamadan) November 8, 2016 5:16 a.m. Show More Summary