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Amina Wadud

She is a former  professor of Islamic Studies and a mother of five. She is struggling for justice for women within the global Islamic community. In 2005, she made international headlines when she helped to promote new traditions by leading the Muslim Friday Prayer in New York City, provoking a firestorm of media controversy and kindling charges of blasphemy among conservative Muslims worldwide. Her books are both revolutionary and urgent.