Iran Arrests, Tortures Political Cartoonist - #freeatena

news analysis

More News Analysis

More news analysis

latest news

More News

More news

Islamist Organizations in America More

Voices for Human Rights

More

More interviews

Fact Sheets More

QUOTABLE QUOTES More

Yusuf Al-Qaradawi women in politics

"Islam never differentiates between men and women as regards political rights and puts them on an equal footing. However, even if a woman is qualified for leadership, when it comes to posts of authority such as presidency, Muslim scholars unanimously agree that it is impermissible for a woman to assume such a post because in this case she is in charge of her people’s affairs."

- Yusuf Al-Qaradawi
Spiritual Head of the Muslim Brotherhood