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Rejecting the Myth of Sanctioned Child Marriage in Islam
Society & Culture  (tags: world, religion, women, children, culture, ethics, freedoms, society, rights, pedophilia, marriage, Islam, Christianity, interesting, family, humans )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - themuslimtimes.org
Name one thing Muslims and Christians share? Their level effort pointing fingers elsewhere whenever pedophilia comes up. Another similarity? Neither Muslims nor Christians blame Christianity for the problem, but the same canâEUR(TM)t be said for Islam.
Israel âEUR~Failed to Minimize Civilian Toll in Gaza WarâEUR(TM): Independent Report
Society & Culture  (tags: Physicians for Human Rights, Human Rights, Israeli war crimes, Palestine, death, ethics, crime, education, abuse, government, world, violence, freedoms, family, women, children, law, politics, news, murder, humans )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - rawstory.com
Despite claims to the contrary, the military did not give sufficient warning for civilians to evacuate residential areas before striking them,according to the report partly commissioned by Physicians for Human Rights & carried out by 8 independent medical
Author of 'Burqas, Baseball, and Apple Pie': How This Muslim Mom Answered When Her Daughter Asked 'Can I Marry A Jew? (VIDEO)'
Society & Culture  (tags: Ranya Tabari Idliby, 'Burqas, Baseball, Apple Pie', American Muslims, world, religion, ethics, family, freedoms, children, culture, humans, interesting, society, rights, women )

Carrie
- 9 days ago - live.huffingtonpost.com
Internationally recognized author Ranya Tabari Idliby, co-author of the 2007 bestseller "The Faith Club," talks to HuffPost Live about her latest book, "Burqas, Baseball, and Apple Pie," an intimate portrayal of her American Muslim family.
Detention Extended for Lina Khattab, Malaak Khatib; Mona Qa'Adan Trial Postponed for 19time ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, world, Israel, Palestine, unlawful detention, ethics, women, sadness, rights, freedoms, safety, humans, news, society, culture, law )

Carrie
- 9 days ago - samidoun.ca
Lina Khattab is accused of "throwing stones" and "participating in an unlawful demonstration," charges frequently used against Palestinians participating in or near public demonstrations calling for Palestinian freedom.
Israeli Beauty Queen's Selfie With Miss Lebanon During Miss Universe Contest Causes Stir
Society & Culture  (tags: beauty pageant, fashion, humans, interesting, Israel, Lebanon, society, women )

Ben
- 11 days ago - smh.com.au
An Israeli beauty queen's selfie has caused a stir in Lebanon, with some Lebanese calling for their country's contestant at the Miss Universe pageant to be stripped of her title for consorting with the enemy.
Expel Pakistan From UNHRC Unless It Releases Asia Bibi
Society & Culture  (tags: Pakistan, Aisa Bibi, abuse, Islam, Muslims, Christians, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, ethics, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Penny
- 18 days ago - change.org
Asia Bibi, a Christian mother of five in Pakistan, was sentenced to death for blasphemy after she drank water from a well used by Muslim women. On October 16, 2014, Pakistan's High Court rejected her appeal. America should take the lead in expelling Pa
End Modern Day Slavery - FORCE CHANGE - PLEASE SIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, women, society, government, ethics, crime, politics, human rights )

Beverly
- 59 days ago - forcechange.com
Abolish modern day slavery in the United States.
Take Action: Fight Sexual Assault By Banning Fraternities - FORCE CHANGE
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, rape, crime, education, ethics, safety )

Beverly
- 60 days ago - forcechange.com
End sexual assault by banning all fraternities at the University of Virginia.
Petition· Vigorously Prosecute Jillian McCabe for the Murder of Her Autistic 6-Year Old
Society & Culture  (tags: Jillian McCabe, murderer, child, son, Autistic, thrown from a bridge, by his mother, family, death, children, ethics, humans, law, murder, sadness, safety, society, women, world, violence )

Susanne
- 62 days ago - change.org
His murder is a tragedy, and we mourn and call for justice!!! London, and not his mother, is the victim of a terrible crime. Frequently, the murders of people like London are made out to be due to the "stress" they allegedly put on their caregivers...
Akiane Kramarik - An Old Soul Is Here   video
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, children, ethics, goodnews, interesting, unusual, world, women, ethics )

Gene
- 65 days ago - youtube.com
This came to me with the title "A Master Soul is Born", but as I watched and listened, I realized she is far more than that. See first comment. :^)
Interfaith America: 'Being Both' Is a Rising Trend in the US
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, intermarriae, women, world, ethics, freedoms )

Cal
- 67 days ago - csmonitor.com
Interfaith marriages that remain with mixed-faith partners has shot up to 40 percent, from 20 percent in the 1960s
Watch Allison Williams Shine in New Peter Pan Live (VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, children, family, TV, Peter Pan, Thanksgiving, society, culture, movies, women )

Carrie
- 67 days ago - people.com
In NBC's newest behind-the-scenes video for its upcoming live TV event, Peter Pan Live!, Williams admits she was nervous about taking on the role of the boy who can fly.
OP-ED: The Slippery Slope of Twitter's Attempts to Stop Harassment Against Women
Society & Culture  (tags: TWitter, women's rights, stopping harassment, sexual harassment online, society, politics, government, women, violence )

Cal
- 68 days ago - theweek.com
The social network's instincts are admirable. But its latest effort could easily end up as a hunt for ideological heresies.
Stop Virginity Exams for Women to Join the Indonesian Police.
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, government, religion, rights, police, women, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government )

Gregory
- 71 days ago - forcechange.com
Many women feel degraded, violated and sometimes painful exams to see if they are still a virgin just to apply to join the Indonesian National Police. Please join in protesting this unnecessary testing for women just to apply to join the police force.
MUSLIM WOMAN Echo's the THOUGHTS OF MANY
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, freedoms, sadness, women, world )

Jan
- 79 days ago - ijreview.com
What is so wrong with wanting to step into the current century? There should be no shame. There is no denying that violence, misogyny and homophobia exist in all religious texts, but Islam is the only religion that is adhered to so literally, to this day.
 

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