DePaul restricts access to Muslim Women Matter event critical of forced marriage, genital mutilation

June 2, 2017

By Jennifer Kabbany at the College Fix.

DePaul University restricted access to a campus event Thursday evening meant to highlight gender inequality atrocities committed against women in Muslim-majority societies, organizers say.

Billed as a “Muslim Women Matter” discussion by student organizers, the June 1 gathering included a screening of “Honor Diaries,” which highlights women who battle for the right to an education, religious freedom, and to be freed from practices such as forced marriages and female genital mutilation. . . .

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Schools: DePaul University