Jenny Taylor

An established media professional, academic and writer, she trained with Yorkshire Post Newspapers and became the first race reporter in the Westminster Press Group, disconcertingly finding herself interviewing her heartthrob Cat Stevens, just after he became Yusuf Islam. She has travelled widely seeing the work of civil society organizations all over Asia and Africa at first hand. She is an expert on the connection between faith and culture, on which she has addressed parliamentary and Commonwealth gatherings. Her doctorate is from SOAS in London on Islam and secularization.


Muslim reformers expose scandal of undocumented British marriages

by Jenny Taylor - 6th July 2011

Lack of written contract leads ‘hundreds of marriages’ to violence and even murder, claims leading Muslim academic.

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Top Muslim women’s advocate backs Cox’s Equality Bill

by Jenny Taylor - 13th June 2011

Sharia councils will continue’, but reform from within Muslim world more likely, says MWN Chair.

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Describing Coptic massacres as 'sectarian clashes' makes the West look stupid

by Jenny Taylor - 18th May 2011

PAUL MARSHALL, the Hudson Institute researcher and media commentator whom I admire enormously for his relentless championing of disenfranchised Christians around the world, has a nice turn of phrase.

He says that describing the massacre of Christians in Egypt as ‘sectarian clashes’ is like describing KKK lynchings as ‘racial clashes’.

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