From the monthly archives: January 2012

 

  Wanted Women

What the West can learn from two fiercely intelligent Muslim women who took opposing paths in life.

By Lee E. Cart / January 30, 2012

 

Wanted Women By Deborah ScrogginsHarperCollins539 pp.

 

 

How do two women – both [...]

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Sunday Book Review     Islam and the West Through the Eyes of Two Women

WANTED WOMEN

Faith, Lies, and the War on Terror: The Lives of Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Aafia Siddiqui

By Deborah Scroggins

Illustrated. 539 pp. Harper/HarperCollins Publishers. $27.99.

By ELIZA GRISWOLD Published: January 27, 2012

Very few of [...]

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Drawing a comparison, dubiously

By The Washington Times

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

 

WANTED WOMEN: FAITH, LIES, AND THE WAR ON TERROR: THE LIVES OF AYAAN HIRSI ALI AND AAFIA SIDDIQUI

By Deborah Scroggins

Harper, $27.99, 539 pages

Reviewed by Lauren Weiner

“W anted Women: Faith, Lies, and the War on Terror: [...]

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Huffington Post, 1/26/12

On January 26, 2012 By

 

 

Women As Weapons In The War On Terror Posted: 01/26/2012 10:09 am  

 

 Seven years ago I set out to trace the lives of two Muslim women who were becoming Joan-of-Arc figures for what the Bush Administration used to call “the global war on terror.” The [...]

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Books Sunday, Jan 22, 2012 5:00 PM 21:45:15 EST

“Wanted Women”: The she-devil and the martyr An engrossing look at women and Islam finds parallels between a bestselling author and a convicted terrorist By Laura Miller

 

Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Aafia Siddiqui  (Credit: Wikipedia)

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Books

Read It Now: Wanted Women—Faith, Lies and The War on Terror: The Lives of Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Aafia Siddiqui

by Megan O’Grady

  Photo: AP Photo/FBI

A welcome respite from the “clash of civilizations” rhetoric in post-9/11 international affairs is Deborah Scroggins’ eagerly anticipated Wanted Women: Faith, Lies and The [...]

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Books of The Times Warriors on 2 Sides of Militant Islam By Published: January 15, 2012

 

 

If you were the Franklin Mint and wanted to issue a set of four collectible dinner plates devoted to “The Women of the War on Terror,” whose [...]

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Opinion: Two lives

‘Wanted Women’ explores extreme edges of post-9/11 ‘clash of civilizations’

By Elisabeth Eaves Sunday, January 15, 2012

“Wanted Women: Faith, Lies & the War on Terror”
by Deborah Scroggins
Harper, $14.99
BUY NOWDeborah Scroggins gives her new book a structure most writers would do well to avoid. A [...]

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‘Wanted Women’  By KatieTuttle |    

  JANUARY 15, 2012

Harper, 539 pp., illustrated, $27.99

WANTED WOMEN:

Faith, Lies and the War on Terror: The Lives of Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Aafia Siddiqui

By Deborah Scroggins

This dual biography follows two Muslim women, both brilliant and restless, whose lives led them toward radically different places. For [...]

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The Economist, 1/7/12

On January 5, 2012 By

Women and Islam God-daughters A biography of two women whose lives have been transformed by militant Islam

Jan 7th 2012 | from the print edition

 

 

 

Wanted Women: Faith, Lies, and the War on Terror: The Lives of Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Aafia Siddiqui. By Deborah Scroggins. Harper; 539 pages; $27.99. To [...]

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