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Zaitun "Toni" Mohamed Kasim: 1967-2008.

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This book is dedicated to Toni, a leading human rights, sexual rights and women's rights The effort to secure equal rights for women and to remove gender discrimination from laws, institutions, and behavioral patterns.

The women's rights movement began in the nineteenth century with the demand by some women reformers for the right to vote, known as suffrage, and
 activist, who passed away on the 4th of June, 2008. She was also a member of ARROW's Programme Advisory Committee.

We will miss Toni's courage, her tireless commitment and passion for social justice, her analytical mind, her encouragement of young activists, her warm and accepting nature, and her vivacity and sense of humour Noun 1. sense of humour - the trait of appreciating (and being able to express) the humorous; "she didn't appreciate my humor"; "you can't survive in the army without a sense of humor"
sense of humor, humor, humour
.

Toni's legacy will live on in the work of those whose lives she touched with her wisdom, knowledge and kindness.
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Publication:Surfacing: Selected Papers on Religious Fundamentalisms and Their Impact on Women's Sexual and Repro
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Date:Jan 1, 2008
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