Here are some facts about the status of women in Islam: In Islam, men and women are not equal. In
matters of law requiring witnesses, the testimony of two women can substitute for the testimony
of one man. Man scholars claim that Sharia law encourages domestic violence against women. Muslim
scholars have taught that husbands should not beat their wives in w way that leaves marks on
their bodies. In Afghanistan, eighty-five percent of women experience domestic abuse. Child marriages
still exists in the Muslim world. So does the Muslim world treat women fairly? Furthermore, how do
they treat women in Canada in the USA?