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Retired U of L professor Riffat Hassan is revealing the feminist side of the Quran

During Riffat Hassan’s 33 years as a professor of religious studies at the University of Louisville, she often surprised the Muslim students as much as the non-Muslims. That’s because she taught that the Quran, the holy text of Islam, is a “Magna Carta” of human rights – and absolute women’s equality. Unlike the Judeo-Christian accounts more…