The Spine

Debating Fatwas


A few days ago I posted a Spine about how the head of the Hadith Department (that's the department which studies the prophet's maxims) had found a way to break the bar that keeps women and men from working in private if they are not of her immediate family. The solution was for her to breastfeed. Ipso facto, he'd become a member of her family.

Well, how did the Muslim world take to that unscrambling of the religious
edict? Here, thanks to MEMRI, you can have your fill.

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