Today, in 2015, Afghan mothers who produce only daughters are still routinely abused by their families and shunned by their communities. They are almost universally barred from employment outside the… Read more »
Certain talking heads say that Russia’s air strikes on Syria will help stop terrorism. Nonsense. Its planes are not targeting ISIS, but revolutionaries and civilians fighting Assad and the jihadists…. Read more »
On Jan. 2, Saudi Arabia — one of the top U.S. allies in the Middle East — executed 47 people. Among those beheaded was famous Shiite cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr,… Read more »
Odeh, a Palestinian and community organizer, won a partial victory against the U.S. government’s attempt to deport her.
Political prisoner news, a salute to Heidi Durham, thanks for the article on Puerto Rico, and more.
Stop the Israeli campaign against BDS.