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Pakistan And Fata's Abused And Murdered Women

(THIS ARTICLE IS COURTESY OF THE PAKISTANI NEWS PAPER ‘DAWN’)

Fata’s forgotten women

RAZESHTA SETHNA UPDATED ABOUT AN HOUR AGO

HINA Shahnawaz was 27-year-old when she was murdered in Kohat in February 2017. 1,144 more words

Islam

Hawaiian Lawyer That Helped Block Trump’s Travel Ban Said It Violates the First Amendment Because “Honor Killings Are Islamic”

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The lawyer representing the state of Hawaii and the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Court today actually asked for president Trump to remove honor killings from his executive order in order for it to… 670 more words

Daily News

He Hit the Nail Flat Square on the Head

I discovered this video on Youtube. It was posted a couple of years ago. In it the Islamic scholar, Shabir Ally, tells about the source of Islamic extremism. 323 more words

Islam

Muslim teen girl beaten and shot in face by her father and brother in attempted honor killing

Ruby was attacked after her younger sister overheard her talking to the older man on the phone

Neighbours heard loud screams and called the police who rushed to the scene. 67 more words

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Are You Happy? TNYF

Title: Are You Happy?
Author: Akhil Sharma
Issue: April 17, 2017

“Are You Happy?” by Akhil Sharma is an interesting look into alcoholism, culture, and honor killings in India. 211 more words

The New Yorker Fiction Review

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy speaks out against ‘honour’ killings at Women of the World summit

“A Girl in the River” brought to the world the story of Saba—the woman who had dared to love and marry a man of his choice in a society where absurd notions of honour stop women from exercising this basic right. 152 more words

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