SWEDEN. It's believed that there's 38 000 girls and women in Sweden who have suffered FGM. And more and more of them are asking for help. At Söderhospital (Södersjukhuset) in Stockholm they have seen an increase in the amount of women who want their help by 80% in the last two years. They started their … Continue reading FGM Increase in Sweden
NIGERIA. Violence against women and girls is common but due to stigma, shame and impunity there haven't been much talk about it. Over 23 million women and children are victims of child marriage. Women and girls are abducted and forced to marry. One in three women and girls between the ages of 15 and 24 have … Continue reading Violence common for Nigerian Women
USA. This is a satire text from Andrew Klavans podcast. I just love his sense of humor! The United Nations is sponsoring a meeting in Marrakech next week during which nations in attendance will sign on to a Global Compact for Migration. Among the provisions of the compact are those that could, if made law, … Continue reading U.N. To World: Silence!
USA. Dr. Jumana Nagarwala, prosecuted for performing FGM on at least nine girls, were freed by a federal judge who agreed that the law used to charge her were unconstitutional. FGM is forbidden under the Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution and Nargawalas lawyers argued that the procedure had no bearing on commerce. The judge agreed on … Continue reading Freed from Charge of FGM
UK/USA. Cutters, women whose job it is to mutilate girls genitals, are being flown to the UK. And probably other countries too. Just because you move to a new country you don't leave your culture and values behind. And if you believe that FGM is right and necessary you will make sure that your daughter … Continue reading FGM all over the west
Circumcision is obligatory (for every male and female) (by cutting off the piece of skin on the glans of the penis of the male, but circumcision of the female is by cutting out the bazr ‘clitoris’ [this is called khufaadh ‘female circumcision’]). Umdat al-Salik e4.3, translated by Mark Durie, The Third Choice, p. 64 Abu al- … Continue reading FGM & Islam
How can it ever be a good idea to bring in people with this kind of opinions about women and their sexuality? It's a big step back from the rights that women have fought for and it will cause a lot of problems and conflicts, especially if it's racism to talk about it.
On September 30 a journalist was arrested and detained for five days without charges in Syria. The police searched his apartment confiscating a laptop, a computer, and four of his cell phones. For five days he was in custody before being released and he was never told his charges. Nobody knows still, but he had … Continue reading Persecution of Christians – week 41
UK. The internet giant Amazon, who have banned Jihad Watch and others who work against extremism, have decided to spend some of their profit on what's described as "the main Salafist organisation in the UK". The Muslim Research and Development Foundation (MRDF) was founded by Haitham al-Haddad. He's an Islamic scholar from Saudi Arabia who … Continue reading Amazon Donates to Islamists