Mohammed, and Iman, followed by a welcome from Lord Mayor Burkhard Jung.The invitation to Leipzig provided an excellent opportunity for all participants to meet a new audience and introduce the concept to the country. More information on the event series can be found at www.stiftung-fr.de/projekte/frei-raum-2019.
While Jiaying Lin of China discussed the so-called „lost women,“ or unmarried women in their twenties, Farahnaz Sadidi of Iran clarified the link between peace and particle physics. Egypt’s Mohammed Radi shed light on the world-renowned discussion of historical guilt. Iman Mohammed of Iraq, on the other hand, took the headscarf debate to its final extreme, recounting her own experiences of discrimination and emphatically declaring: „We are all equal and we all have the same rights.“