29 powerful images of Muslim women marching for their rights

Published: January 26, 2017
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PHOTO: Nadia Ahsan Laghari

PHOTO: Nadia Ahsan Laghari

Hundreds of thousands of women took to the streets to participate in the Women’s March, a peaceful, stunning rebuke against new US president Donald Trump. Over 600 marches were held worldwide and more than two million people flooded the streets of US cities.

Muslim women were asked to send in their photographs and here we look at some of the most powerful images of women marching for their rights.

PHOTO: Ghazala Irshad

PHOTO: Jyothi Natarajan

PHOTO: Linda Sarsour / Via Twitter: @lsarsour

PHOTO: Em Trambert

PHOTO: Kulsoom Khalid Ijaz

PHOTO: Jen Bendery

PHOTO: Alisa Zeljeznjak

PHOTO: Zach Wahls

PHOTO: Oprah Magazine/ INSTAGRAM

PHOTO: Faiz Munshi

PHOTO: Minahil Zubairi

PHOTO: Walker Harris

PHOTO: Zarina Iman / Via muslimgirl.com

PHOTO: Mariam Durrani

PHOTO: Twitter: @Riham_Osman

PHOTO: Debs Gardner

PHOTO: Sarah Khatami / Via Twitter: @SarahKhatami

PHOTO: Mina Malik Hussain

PHOTO: Hafsa Quraishi / Via Twitter: @hafsa_quraishi

PHOTO: Shanna Arnold

PHOTO: Tanzila Ahmed

PHOTO: Sana Malik Noon

PHOTO: Suhaima Choudhary

PHOTO: Udi Pladott

PHOTO: Robyn Dutra

PHOTO: Saba Rizvi

PHOTO: Kristin Hasbargen

PHOTO: Nadia Ahsan Laghari

PHOTO: Sadia Zubairi

These photographs originally appeared on BuzzFeed News

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Reader Comments (3)

  • vinsin
    Jan 26, 2017 - 5:34PM

    Trying doing the same thing in Saudi Arabia. Strange thing is that many are Pakistani who oppose women rights and demand Sharia. Subcontinent Muslims partitioned the country when Congress said they will implement women rights. Recommend

  • cuban
    Jan 26, 2017 - 6:13PM

    Impressive demonstration of Free Speech – large demonstrations though out the USA/World and they were peaceful. Recommend

  • Paki
    Jan 27, 2017 - 7:39PM

    Vinsin

    What are you on about!!??? Please dont make ill comments until you get your facts right!Recommend

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