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You are happy? - Akhil Sharma

‘You are happy?’ is a short story about an Indian-American mother who suffers from alcoholism, depression, and honor killing.

Thoughts.

The phrasing of the title unnerves me. 544 more words

Writing Tips

Muslims In America

I don’t quite know how to introduce this topic. It is somewhat delicate. Are all Muslims terrorists? Obviously not. But it is my impression that most terrorists are Muslim. 307 more words

Religion

Legal Reform in Jordan

“The Jordanian parliament voted on Tuesday to abolish a provision in the penal code that allows rapists to escape punishment if they marry their victims – a move that is being hailed as “historic” by activists and locals.” 10 more words

Women In Islam

Pakistani Village Council Arrested After Ordering Teenage Girl’s Rape

Seeking vengeance for the rape of his 12-year-old sister, a man was authorized by the council to rape her assailant’s 16-year-old sister.

Published: July 27, 2017 at 05:30AM… 69 more words

NYT

No Justice, ‘No Value’ for Women in a Lawless Afghan Province

If Afghanistan is one of the worst places to be a woman, then Ghor Province may be the country’s capital of gender-based violence.

Published: July 8, 2017 at 05:30AM… 73 more words

NYT

Dear Feminists, You've Got Some Explaining to Do

Dear Feminists,

You’ve got some explaining to do.  Just a few days ago it came to my attention that due to your efforts so-called “manspreading” has been banned on public transit in Madrid.   653 more words

March Against Sharia Rally This Weekend in 28 Cities!

By Leo Hohmann Via WND-
ACT! For America is planning a nationwide “March Against Sharia – March for Human Rights” on June 10 that so far has 28 cities signed up to participate.

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