Author/Editor: Lynn Welchman & Sara Hossain


Sara Hossain is a barrister practising at the High Court Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. She was the Legal Officer for South Asia at the International Centre for the Legal Protection of Human Rights (INTERIGHTS), London (1997-2003).

Lynn Welchman is a Senior Lecturer in Islamic Law at the Law Department of the School of Oriental and African Studies. She has worked with the Palestinian NGO human rights movement and for other international human rights organistions.

Both Sara and Lynn are Directors of CIMEL/INTERIGHTS ‘Crimes of Honour’ Project.

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Dark Matter

Dark Matter

Robin Morgan

I‘ve had me up my sleeve
I‘ve pulled me from my hat
I’ve planted myself in the audience
as the patsy I dare to decipher...



Renate Klein

   Pared down to cold hard facts, surrogacy is the commissioning/buying/ renting of a woman into whose womb an embryo is...

The Pimping of Prostitution

The Pimping of Prostitution

Julie Bindel

This book examines one of the most contested issues facing feminists, human rights activists and governments around the...

I'm the Girl Who Was Raped

I'm the Girl Who Was Raped

Michelle Hattingh

I am the statistic that I read about. I am the thing I always feared most. I am rape.

That morning, Michelle had...

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