Morocco: Unlikely Revolutionaries: Moroccan Government Empowers Women as Spiritual Guides

Publication Date: 
June 4, 2010
Photo Credit: Charlotte Mangin

The Moroccan government has unleashed its latest weapon in the crusade against extremist interpretations of Islam -- female religious leaders. The government hopes that women might spread a more balanced and tolerant version of Islam.

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