Scandinavia’s First Women Only Mosque Opens in Copenhagen


The imam at the new mosque will help Muslim women achieve equal rights. Photo: Iris/Scanpix Sherin Khankhan is the imam at the new mosque and the driving force behind its creation. In an , she called Mariam Mosque a “feminist project” that will help Muslim women. “I have never felt comfortable in the existing mosques,”Continue reading “Scandinavia’s First Women Only Mosque Opens in Copenhagen”

Denmark: Conservative leader ‘I’m gay, so what?’


Søren Pape Poulsen came out as homosexual and said he was surprised that it should be an issue in modern day Denmark. His announcement came as he faced criticism for illegally supporting a football club as mayor of Viborg. The newly-appointed leader of the Conservative party, Søren Pape Poulsen, came out as homosexual two weeksContinue reading “Denmark: Conservative leader ‘I’m gay, so what?’”

My Big Fat Israeli Wedding: A tale of two cities


Anya and Daniel flew to Jerusalem from Denmark to tie the knot at an intimate event for 40 close family and friends. Anya and Daniel’s wedding Photo: Courtesy Anya and Daniel recently flew to Jerusalem from Denmark to get married in an intimate and beautiful wedding. Anya’s story is so unique that we thought for aContinue reading “My Big Fat Israeli Wedding: A tale of two cities”