Islamic Fundamentalism and Women's Resistance


Publications by Donna M. Hughes


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Papers, opinions, and texts of speeches


"Memorial for Members of Iranian Resistane Massacred at Camp Ashraf," A Tribute to 52 Iranian Political Refugees Massacred on September 1 by Iraqi Forces at Camp Ashraf, Washtington, D.C., September 14, 2013

"It Can and Must Be Done," Foreword, Women Against Fundamentalism, Maryam Rajavi, (English Edition, Seven Locks Press, June 2013)

"One Day the Heroic Women of Iran Will Have Their Rights": In Memory of Pouran Najafi, International Women's Day Celebration, Auvers sur Oise, France, March 10, 2013

"Plight of Iranian Women and Girls Under Islamic Rule," Congressional Breakfast Conference, U.S. Senate, June 8, 2005 (290 KB DOC)

"Defeating the Woman-Haters,", January 17, 2005 (55 KB DOC)

"The Mullahs' Killing Fields,", December 14, 2004 (46 KB DOC)

"Why the Mullahs Murdered Atefeh Rajabi,", September 17, 2004 (245 KB DOC)

"Rape of Sudan: Terrorism Against Women and Girls," National Review Online, August 12, 2004 (21 KB PDF)

"Only Democracy Can Free Women from Slavery in Iran." Text of a speech given on the fifth anniversary of the 1999 student uprising in Iran, July 2004  (25 KB DOC)

"Historic Opportunity in Iraq" (Published as "Only a Dentist"), National Review Online, May 26, 2004 (15 KB PDF)

"Feminism in the 21st Century," The Washington Post, February 22, 2004 (Co-author: Phyllis Chesler) (15 KB PDF

"Islamic Fundamentalism and the Sex Slave Trade in Iran," FrontPage Magazine, January 27, 2004 (Published as "Sex Slave Jihad") (16 KB PDF) For references for this article, click here.

orange_arrow.gif (100 bytes) "Women and Reform in Iran" in Misogyny in Power, February 2000 

orange_arrow.gif (100 bytes) "Women in Iran – A Look at President Khatami’s First Year in Office,Z Magazine, October 1998,  pp 22-24.

orange_arrow.gif (100 bytes) "Women's Leadership in Resistance to Fundamentalism in Iran," Women's Studies International Forum, Vol. 19, No. 6, xv-xvii, 1996